Dr. Fahmida Akhter Assistant Professor, Department of Drama & Dramatics

Research Interest

Cinema of Bangladesh, Women and War in Film, Digital Design, Documentary Film Production, Traditional Theatrical Forms and Performances in Bangladesh, History and Aesthetics of Eastern Drama, Theater Archeology and Set Design, Comparative Study Between Eastern and Western Drama, 

Journals Papers

The construction of the ‘new Bengali woman’ in Nasiruddin Yousuff’s Guerrilla (2011)

South Asian Popular Culture (2016), DOI: 10.1080/14746689.2016.1210296

"Jibon Thekey Neya (Glimpses of life, 1970) : The First Political Film in Pre-Liberation Bangladesh and a Cinematic Metaphor for Nationalist Concerns"

Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Humanities), Vol. 59(2), (December, 2014), (ISSN 1015-6836), pp. 291-303.  


"Framing Pain as Spectacle: The Aesthetics of Wartime Films of Bangladesh

Bangladesh Film Archive Journal, (ISSN 2074-2134) (December 2014): 38− 50.

Panning from the Past to the Present: The Climate, Context and Concept of Bangladeshi National Cinema

Shilpakala Annual Journal 2014, Published by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, National Academy of Fine and Performing Arts, Volume XXII: 49-67.

‘ধীরে বহে মেঘনা’: মুক্তিযুদ্ধের প্রামান্য ও ফিকশানের এক অদ্বিতীয় ভাষা ('Dhirey Bohey Meghna': A Unique and Unified Language of Documentary and Fiction)

Bangladesh Film Archive Journal, (ISSN 2074-2134), Issue:05, June 2012: 113-122. 



ভরতের বিকৃষ্ট মধ্য রঙ্গমঞ্চ ও গ্রীক ক্লাসিক্যাল থিয়েটারের তুলনাচিত্র (A comparison Between the Theatre Archeology of the East and the West: The Vorot’s Bikrishta Moddhya Ranga Mancha and the Greek Classical Theatre)

Theatre studies Journal, issue17, (June 2010), 55-98 

নব্য নৃ-গোষ্ঠী নাটকে ফিউশন: 'একটি মারমা রূপকথা’ (Fusion in Neo ethnic theatre : ‘Ekti Marma Rupkatha’)

Theatre studies Journal, issue14, (June 2006), 81-102