Dr. Md. Aminul Islam
Dr. Md. Aminul Islam Professor, Department of Drama & Dramatics

PROFILE

SHORT BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Md. Aminul Islam alias Ahmed Aminul Islam is Professor of Department of Drama and Dramatics at Jahangirnagar University (JU), one of the leading Universities in Bangladesh. He started his teaching career as a lecturer at JU in 1994. He obtained his Bachelor Degree (1990) in the Department Drama and Dramatics and he also completed Master of Art (1991) in the same department with specialization in Dramaturgy. He achieved his Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) on ‘A Study on Post-Liberation Films of Bangladesh in the Context of Socio-Economic Perspectives (1972-1989)’ in Drama and Dramatics, Jahangirnagar University in 2007. Additionally, now, he is Director of JU Language Center.

 

Apart from that, Md. Aminul Islam served as Chair of Department of Drama and Dramatics & Department of Fine Art of Jahangirnagar University. He was the Provost of Begum Khaleda Zia Hall, Member of Senate, JU, and former Additional Director of Teachers-Students Center (TSC), JU.

 

Md. Aminul Islam writes 7 Books on Cinema and Theatre and 2 Book on Society and Politics.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Film Studies; Theatre and Mass Communication; Cultural Studies; Traditonal Bangla Theatre

AWARD

2020-2021.

Received a research project fellowship from the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh on the title of  “বাংলাদেশের চলচ্চিত্র বিষয়ক পত্রিকা ও চলচ্চিত্র সংসদ আন্দোলন : একটি সমীক্ষা[Bangladesh’s Film Journals and Film Society Movement : An Observation], Offered by Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka.

2019-2020.

Received a research project fellowship from the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh on the title of  “তানভীর মোকাম্মেলের চলচ্চিত্রে দেশ ভাগের প্রভাব[Influence Partition (1947) in Tanvir Mokammel’s Film], Offered by Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka.

2018-2019.

Received a research project fellowship from the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh on the title ofউনিশ শতকের নাট্যদর্শন ও বাংলা নাটকে পাশ্চাত্য প্রভাব[Nineteenth Century’s Theatre Thoughts and European Trends in Bangla Theatre], Offered by Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka.

2018-2019.

Received a research project fellowship from the Jahangirnagar University on the title of বাংলাদেশের ষাট দশকের চলচ্চিত্রে (নির্বাচিত) মধ্যবিত্তের প্রতিফলন : একটি পর্যবেক্ষণ[Reflection of middle class in Bangladesh’s film of 60’s (Selective) : An Observation], Offered by Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka.

2017-2018.

Received a research project fellowship from Jahangirnagar University on the title of বাংলাদেশ-ভারত যৌথ প্রযোজনার চলচ্চিত্র নির্মাণ : একটি পর্যবেক্ষণ[Bangladesh-India Co-Production Film Making : An Observation],  Offered by Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka.

2016-2017.

Received a research project fellowship from Jahangirnagar University on the title ofএকুশ শতকে বাংলাদেশে মুক্তিযুদ্ধভিত্তিক চলচ্চিত্র নির্মাণ : একটি পর্যবেক্ষণ[Bangladesh’s Film Making on Libaration War in Twenty One Century : An Observation],  Offered by Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka.


BOOK

জন্ম-স্মারক ৭৫ : রাষ্ট্রনায়ক শেখ হাসিনা [75th Birth Celebration : State Leader Sheikh Hasina], Bhashachitra, Dhaka, 2021.
বাংলাদেশের চলচ্চিত্রে : আর্থ সামাজিক পটভূমি [Films of Bangladesh : Socio Economic Background], Bangla Academy, Dhaka, 2008.
ময়মনসিংহের ঐতিহ্যবাহী নাট্য : গঠন ও পরিবেশনাশৈলী [Traditional Theatre of Mymensingh : Structure and Art of Performance Style], Bangla Academy, Dhaka, 2010.
বাংলাদেশের চলচ্চিত্রে শিশুর উপস্থাপন : শিশুতোষ মনোভঙ্গির নৈতিক ও শৈল্পিক পটভূমি [Reflection of Children in Films of Bangladesh : Ethical and Artistic Background of Child Psycology],, Bangladesh Film Archive, Ministry of Information, Dhaka, ,2011.
রবীন্দ্রনাথ : কৌতুক নাটক [Tagore and Farcical Plays] Muddhorno Publications, Dhaka, 2011.
রবীন্দ্রনাট্যবীক্ষণ ও মানবমুক্তি প্রসঙ্গ [Theatre Philosophy of Tagore and Freedom of Humankind], Bhashachitra, Dhaka, 2015.
জন্ম-স্মারক ৭০ : রাষ্ট্রনায়ক শেখ হাসিনা [70th Birth Celebration : State Leader Sheikh Hasina], Bhashachitra, Dhaka, 2016.
বাংলাদেশের চলচ্চিত্র : চলচ্চিত্রে বাংলাদেশ [ Films of Bangladesh : Bangladesh in Films], Bhashachitra, Dhaka, 2020 (First Edition 2014).
নাটক ও চলচ্চিত্র বিষয়ক প্রবন্ধ [Essays on Theatre and Film], Anushila Publicatons, Dhaka, 2008.

PhD THESIS SUPERVISION

2021.

M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. †gv. gvmy` D` †`Šjv †gvjøv [Dr. Md. Masud Ud Doula Molla] 

M‡elYvi bvg : evsjv‡`‡ki weKí Pjw”PÎ I AvjgMxi Kwe‡ii Pjw”P‡Îi welqe¯‘, fvlv I wbg©vY‰kjx [Alternative Films of Bangladesh and Contents, Language & Direction of Alamgir Kabir’s Films]

2020.

M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. †gv. kvgxg Avn‡g` [Dr. Md. Shamim Ahmed]

M‡elYvi bvg : e„nËi Kzwóqv A‡ji HwZn¨evnx evsjv bvU¨ : Avw½K, welqe¯‘ I cwi‡ekbvixwZ [Traditional Bangla Theatre of Greater Kuhstia Region :  Narration, Contents and Performance Style]

2020.

M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. Avd‡ivRv cvifxb [Dr. Afroza Parvin]

M‡elYvi bvg : Rwni ivqnv‡bi Pjw”P‡Î gvby‡li AwaKvi m‡PZbZv I evsjv‡`‡ki gyw³hy× : GKwU mgxÿv [Freedom Fight of Bangladesh and Rights Awareness Among People : A Study on Zahir Raihan’s Films]

2019.

M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. Gm.Gg gwZDi ingvb (gwZb ingvb) [Dr. S. M. Matiur Rahman’s (Matin Rahman)]

M‡elYvi bvg : evsjv‡`‡ki Pjw”P‡Î †jvKR Dcv`vb : b›`bfvebv I cÖ‡qvM‡KŠkj (1956-2001) [Folk Elements in Films of Bangladesh : A Study on Articulation Strategy and Aesthetics (1956-2001)]

2019.

M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. mvnvbviv †di‡`Šmx †PŠayix [Dr. Sahanara Ferdowshi Chowdhury]

M‡elYvi bvg : Rwni ivqnv‡bi Pjw”P‡Îi welq‰ewPΨ I wbg©vY‰kjx [Contents Differentiation and Direction Style of Zahir Raihan’s Films]

2019.

M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. cwi‡Zvl Kzgvi gÐj [Dr. Paritosh Kumar Mandal]

M‡elYvi bvg evsjv Pjw”P‡Î bRiæj-m½x‡Zi cÖ‡qvM [Articulation of Nazrul’s Music in Bangla Films]

2019.

M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. kvnv`r Djøvn miKvi [Dr. Shahadat Ullah Sarkar]

M‡elYvi bvg : HwZn¨evnx evsjv bvU‡Ki wewbg©vY : iex›`ªbv_ VvKzi I †mwjg Avj `x‡bi ¯^KxqZv AbymÜvb [Development of Traditional Bangla Theatre : Searching for Individuality of Rabindranath Tagore and Selim Al Deen]

2012.

M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. GBP.Gg. gvneyeyi ingvb [Dr. H. M. Mahbubur Rahman]

M‡elYvi bvg : evsjv‡`‡ki Pjw”P‡Î gyw³hy× : mgvRZvwË¡K I ivR‰bwZK cUf~wg [Freedom Fight in Films of Bangladesh : Background of Sociology and Politics]

2011.

M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. †gv. Rvwn`yj Bmjvg [Dr. Md. Jahidul Islam]

M‡elYvi bvg : bvU¨vPvh© †mwjg Avj `x‡bi wkíågY : evsjv bv‡U¨i bv›`wbK I `vk©wbKZvi A‡š^lY [Dramatist Selim Al Deen’s Journey Towards Art : Searching for the Aesthetic and Philosophical Approach in Bangla Theatre]


OTHER

ZË¡veavbK…Z Gg.wdj. M‡elYv [M. Phil. Supervision]           

1. M‡el‡Ki bvg : †gv. Avey mvC` [Md. Abu Sayeed]

M‡elYvi bvg †mwjg Avj `x‡bi Jcwb‡ekgy³ mvwnZ¨fvebv I Zuvi bvUK [Selim Al Deen’s Decolonized Literary Thinking and his Drama], 2016

2. M‡el‡Ki bvg : kvnv`r Djøvn miKvi

M‡elYvi bvg : †mwjg Avj `x‡bi bvU‡K kÖgRxex gvbyl I Rxeb msMÖvg [Working Class People and Their Struggles in Drama of Selim Al Deen], 2015

 

Ab¨vb¨ M‡elYv ZË¡veavb [Supervision of Other Research]

1. M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. †kL †g‡n`x nvmvb [Dr. Sheikh Mehedi Hasan]

M‡elYvi bvg : wkíx iIkb Rvwgj [Artist Rawshan Jamil]

Funded by Bangladesh Film Archive Research Project 2017-2018. 

2. M‡el‡Ki bvg : †gv. RvwKi †nv‡mb [Md. Jakir Hossen]

M‡elYvi bvg : †gvi‡k`yj Bmjv‡gi Pjw”PÎ : wkï-wK‡kvi fvebvi mgvR I gb¯ÍvwË¡K we‡kølY [Films of Morshedul Islam : Socio- Psycho Analysis of Children and Adolescents]

Funded by Bangladesh Film Archive Research Project 2015-2016.

3. M‡el‡Ki bvg : kvnv`r Djøvn miKvi [Shahadat Ullah Sarkar]

M‡elYvi bvg : ûgvqyb Avn‡g‡`i Pjw”P‡Î evOvwji wPivqZ im‡eva [Bangalee’s Sense of Humor in Films of Humayun Ahmed] Funded by Bangladesh Film Archive Research Project 2013-2014.

4. M‡el‡Ki bvg : W. dvnwg`v Av³vi [Dr. Fahmida Akhter]

M‡elYvi bvg : AvjgMxi Kwe‡ii Pjw”PÎ : GKwU gb¯ÍvwË¡K we‡kølY [Films of Alamgir Kabir : A  Psychological Analysis]

Funded by Bangladesh Film Archive Research Project 2013-2014.


Contact

Dr. Md. Aminul Islam

Professor
Department of Drama & Dramatics
Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.
Cell Phone: +88 01711487444
Email: aminul.islam@juniv.edu