T. Swaminathan


Educational Qualification

B.A English Periyar Arts College, Cuddalore. 2002
M.A English Annamalai University, Chidambaram. 2004
M.Phil English Annamalai  University, Chidambaram. 2006
SET English Bharathiyar University, Chidambaram. 2011
P.hD English Annamalai University, Chidambaram. Thesis Submitted


03-06-2019 – till date Assistant Professor CK College of Engineering & Technology, Cuddalore.
08-06-2012 to 30-05-2016 4 years Assistant Professor CK College of Engineering & Technology, Cuddalore.
22-07-2011 to 11-05-2012 9 months 20 days Assistant Professor Achariya Arts & Science College, Puducherry.
20-07-2005 to
6 years Guest Lecturer Periyar Arts College, Cuddalore.



  1. T. Swaminathan & Dr. K. Rajaraman, “Dark Interior: A Comparative Study of John Ashbery’s Where Shall I Wander and Kynpham Sing Nongkynrih’s The Yearning of Seeds” Language in India An international monthly online journal vol 18: 6 June 2018.
  2. T. Swaminathan & Dr. K. Rajaraman, “The Voice of Prophecy in John Ashbery’s Poetry” International Journal of English Language, Literature in Humanities Vol 6, Issue 5, May 2018.


  1. T. Swaminathan “Subalternity as Concept-Metaphor in Kynpham Sing Nongkynrih’s Poetry” International Conference on Relocating Subalternity: Changing Configurations, 15&16 Feb 2018.
  2. T. Swaminathan & N. Ganesh “Mathermatical Fiction: An Introduction to New Genre” International Conference on English Language and Literature: Retrospects and Prospects, 4&5 Feb 2016.
  3. T. Swaminathan & N. Ganesh “Stories Out of Mathematics: A Study of Denis Guedj’s Novel The Parrot’s Theorem” International conference on Engineering Trends and Science & Humanities, 30 March 2015
  4. T. Swaminathan & N. Ganesh “Postmodernism Challenges Language Learning: A Study” International Conference on Enlightening the People about the Richness of English Language and Literature, 9&10 August 2014.

Online Course:

Title of the Course Start Date End Date Duration (Weeks) University/Organization Platform
Meet Your Brain: A Short Introduction to Neuroscience 1 Week Brain Academy Udemy
How to Self Study English Online 1 Week Brain Academy Udemy


  1. The Makers of Post-Modern Fiction. Mithra Publication.
  2. Avant-Garde American Poets. Mithra Publication.

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Attended:

  1. ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on Subaltern Literature: Resistance and Reconstruction at Annamalai University, 23-25 January 2018.
  2. State Level Workshop on Role and Scope of Photojournalism in Mass Media at PSA College of Arts & Science (Affiliated to Periyar University), Dharmapuri, 20th December 2017.
  3. ICAR Sponsored Multidisciplinary National conference on Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture, Environment, and Livelihood at Annamalai University, 26th and 27th October 2017.
  4. Two day National Workshop on Countering Stress Through Arts & Literature at Annamalai University, 25& 26 March 2017.
  5. Two day National Workshop on Language Teachers and Human Rights Sensitization at Annamalai University, 15 & 16 February 2017.
  6. One day National level Seminar on Emerging Trends in Indian English Literature at Shanmuga Industries Arts & Science College, Tiruvannamalai 6th February 2015.
  7. National conference on Status of Women in the 21st Century at Anna University, Chennai BIT campus, Tiruchirappalli, 6th & 7th September 2014.