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Alok Kumar Kanungo

Assistant Research Professor
  • BA: Khallikote College, Berhampur University, 1992
  • MA: Deccan College, Pune University, 1994
  • PG Diploma in Museology: Solapur University, 2005
  • PhD: Deccan College, 2003

Email: alok.kanungo -AT- iitgn.ac.in
Office: 4/108 A
VOIP: 2509

Research Interests: Who owns the past, Understanding history and origin of the nagas, History and origin of glass



Publications

  • Book Chapter
  • Books
  • Books Edited
  • Journal Articles
  • Papers Presented
  • Journal Articles
  • Kanungo, Alok Kumar, “Transitions in the stone beadmaking at Khambhat: an ethnohistorical survey", in Stone beads of South and Southeast Asia: archaeology, ethnography and global connections, New Delhi, IN: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar and Aryan Books International, 2017, pp. 191-222, ISBN: 9788173055850, 9788173055874. Kanungo, Alok
  • Kanungo, Alok, Mapping Indo-Pacific beads vis-a-vis Papanaidupet, New Delhi, IN: Aryan Books International, 2015, ISBN: 978-81-7305-547-8.
    Alok Kumar, German anthropologists on the Naga hills: an annotated bibliography of German literature on the Nagas, HPH Books, 2016, ISBN: 9789380500263.
  • Kanungo, Alok Kumar ed., Stone beads of South and Southeast Asia: archaeology, ethnography and global connections, New Delhi, IN: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar and Aryan Books International, 2017, ISBN: 9788173055850, 9788173055874.
  • Kanungo, Alok; Trivedi, Mudit and Madan, S., “Short term course cum workshop on history, science and technology of stone beads (10‐14 August 2015): a report”, Heritage: Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies in Archaeology, vol. 3, pp. 770‐783, 2015
    Kanungo, Alok; Trivedi, Mudit and Madan, S., “Short term course-cum-workshop on history, science & technology of stone beads workshop report 10-14 August 2015”, Man and Environment, vol. XL, no. 2, pp. 107-108, 2015.
    Kanungo, Alok Kumar and Trivedi, Mudit, “Report on conference cum workshop on history, science and technology of ancient Indian glass, held at IIT-Gandhinagar”, Journal of the Geological Society of India, DOI: 10.1007/s12594-019-1274-x, vol. 94, no. 1, pp. 105-107, Jul. 2019.
    Kanungo, Alok Kumar and Trivedi, Mudit, “Conference cum workshop on History, Science, and Technology of ancient Indian glass, IIT Gandhinagar”, The Bead Forum: Newsletter of the Society of Bead Researchers, no. 74, pp. 4-5, Jul. 2019.
    Kanungo, Alok Kumar and Trivedi, Mudit, “Ancient Indian glass”, Current Science, vol. 117, no. 3, pp. 355-358, Aug. 2019.
  • Kanungo, Alok Kumar; Kenoyer, J. M.; Bhan, K. K. and Vidale, M., “Agate beads industries of Khambat (Gujarat, India): tradition and change”, in the International Winter School "Beads and Seals: Technologies", University of Padua, IT, Jan. 14-18, 2019.
    Kanungo, Alok Kumar, “Beads: Naga society and culture”, in the International Winter School "Beads and Seals: Technologies", University of Padua, IT, Jan. 14-18, 2019.
    Kanungo, Alok Kumar, “Mapping kapadanj glass: holding mirror to the last surviving traditional tank furnace in India”, in the International Congress on Glass (ICG 2019), Boston, US, Jun. 9-14, 2019.
    Kanungo, Alok Kumar, “Chevron and millefiorie in India”, in the Fifth Borneo International Beads Conference (BIBCo), Crafthub Sdn. Bhd., Kuching, MY, Oct. 04-06, 2019.
  • Kanungo, Alok Kumar, “Chevron and millefiorie in India”, Journal of the Borneo International Beads Conference 2019, pp. 69-88, Oct. 2019.
    Kanungo, Alok Kumar and Trivedi, Mudit, “History, science and technology of ancient Indian glass”, Heritage: journal of multidisciplinary studies in archaeology, no. 7, pp. 1031-1050, 2019.