Dr. Padmanabha

Assistant Professor
  • M A, Ph D, SLET
  • Courses Taught : Film Studies, Corporate Communication, Folk Media communication, Writing For Media
  • Area of Expertise : Film Studies, Reporting

Contact Details

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email : padmanabha@sdmcujire.in

Research Details

  • Awarded Ph.D for the thesis titled ‘T S Nagabharana Cinemagalu: Ondu Vishleshanatmaka Adhyayana’ (An analytical Study of T S Nagabharana Movies); by Kuvempu University in 2014
  • Minor Research Project on Dr B R Ambedkar secular views and Indian cinema: Amount: 50,000 Source of funding: Dr B R Ambedkar Study Center, Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta


  • Kannada book Madhyama Manthana (2009); Published by Sri Raghavendra Printers, Hasan
  • Kannada book Samooha Madhyamagalu Mattu Bhashe (2013); Published by Prasaranga, Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta ISBN-13:978-81-925193-9-5:
  • Kannada Book Ananya Haadiya Hejjegalu(2015); Published by Baraha Publishing House, Bangalore ISBN 93-81821-26-7 :
  • Kannada Book Digdarshaka Dhwani (2018) Published by Shubhada Enterprises, Bangalore
  • As a Co-editor:: The book titled ‘Mahile Mattu Malenaadu’ (2014); The book published in memory of Silver Jubilee celebration of Kuvempu University by Prasaranga and Women Resource Centre, Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta, ISBN:978-93-83985-02-9


Conferences/workshops/symposiums attended


  • Research paper titled ‘Samooha Madhyama Samvahana Mattu Samaja: Savaalugalu’ presented at VII sociological conference on ‘Sociology for future- Problems and Challenges’ organized by Karnataka Sociology Association at Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta: 29th February and 1st March, 2008
  • Research paper titled ‘Shikshana Mattu Samooha Madhyamagalu’ presented at one-day state level seminar on ‘Shikshanada Hakkugalu’ jointly organized by Karnataka Kanoonu Mattu Samsadeeya Sudharana Samsthe, Bangalore and Sahyadri Science College, Shimoga at Sahyadri Collge, Shimoga: March 26, 2011
  • Research paper titled ‘Documenting Development Conflicts: Representative Identity of Kannada Movies’ presented at national seminar on ‘Communication for Development and Social Change: Exploring Future Avenues’ jointly organized by Karnataka State Higher Education Council and Dept of JMC, Tumkur University, Tumakuru, at Karnataka State Higher Education Council Hall, Bangalore: September 29th, 2012
  • Research paper titled ‘’Ethical Relevance of T S Nagabharana Movies- A Study’’ presented at national seminar on ‘’News and views in the convergence era- Challenges and opportunities’’ organized by the Department of Mass Communication and Journalism in association with Karnataka Media Academy at Dharwad: January 28th and 29th, 2013
  • Research paper titled ‘T S Nagabharana Avara Cinemagalu: Ondu Vishleshanaatmaka Adhyayana’ presented at research meet organized by Department of PG Studies and Research in Education, Kuvempu Univesity: 29th September 2014
  • Research Paper titled ‘Psychological Interpretative Articles of Prajavani Kannada Daily on women issues: An Analysis’ presented at Internationa Seminar organized by the Department of Psychology, S.V University, Tirupathi: 25th-26th 2017

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