Profile of Dr. Aksadul Alam

Profile of Dr. Aksadul Alam

Dr. Aksadul Alam
Professor
Department of History
Faculty of Arts
Email: aksad@du.ac.bd
Phone: +8801715022798
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Short Biography:

Professor in History, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Awarded PhD in 2011 from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi on the Geographical Factors in Bengal History (Ancient Period). Authored/edited 4 research books and published 35 scholastic articles in academic journals both at home and abroad and also presented research papers in many international conferences/ seminars held in the USA, Belgium, Japan, Thailand, Nepal, India and Bangladesh. Received UGC Gold Medal Award (2017) by the Bangladesh University Grants Commission and Dean’s Award (2018) by the Arts Faculty of the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Ph.D. History (Ancient) Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi India 2011
Masters History (Group 'A') University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1995
Bachelor History University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1994
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Recipient of World Scholar Fund 2018 United States

Awarded by the World History Association (WHA) for 27th Annual Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.

Local Dean's Award 2018 2018 Bangladesh Dean’s Award 2018 by the Faculty of Arts, University of Dhaka for the best Scholastic Article in the category of Research Article.
National UGC Gold Medal Award 2017 2018 Bangladesh "UGC Gold Medal 2017" in Arts and Humanities, Law and Education section is conferred on Professor Dr Aksadul Alam, Department of History, University of Dhaka in recognition of his following original research publication: "Deconstructing the ‘Nationalist’ Construction of ‘Indianisation’ of Southeast Asia: Issues in Connectivity and Culture (up to CE-1300)".
International Award of South Asian Grant 2016 India Award of South Asian Grant for 4th South Asian History Conference by the Department of History, Punjabi University, Patiala, India.
International Recipient of Special Grant 2016 Belgium

Awarded by the World History Association (WHA) for 25th Annual Conference in Ghent, Belgium.

International Recipient of South Asian Scholar Fund 2016 India

Awarded by the Archaeological Survey of India for Special Solo Lecture held at Red Fort, Delhi

International Award of South Asian Grant 2015 Japan ‘Award of South Asian Grant’ by the 4th International Congress of Bengal Studies, Tokyo: Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Japan.
International Top Recipient of the 'World Scholar Fund' 2015 United States Top Recipient of the ‘World Scholars Fund’ for the 24th History Conference of the World History Association (WHA) held in Svanah, Georgia, USA.
International Recipient of Special Grant 2012 India

Awarded by the Centre of Indian Languages, School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

International ICHR Fellowship Award 2010 India ‘ICHR Fellowship Award’ by the Indian Council for Historical Research, New Delhi, India.
International UGC Fellowship Award 2009 India ‘UGC Fellowship Award’ by the University Grants Commission of India, New Delhi, India.
International Recipient of Special Grant 2007 Thailand

Awarded by the South and Southeast Asian Association for the Study of Culture and Religion (SSEASR) for the 2nd Conference held in Bangkok, Thailand

International Recipient of the Junior Scholar Fund 2004 India

Awarded by the South and Southeast Asian Association for the Study of Culture and Religion (SSEASR) for the 1st Conference held in New Delhi, India

Local Shiuli Memorial Scholarship 1994 Bangladesh This award is for obtaining First Position in BA (Hons) in History in the University of Dhaka
National K Ali Gold Medal 1991 Bangladesh

This award is for obtaining highest and record marks in History in the HSC examination

Research Interest
Subject Description
Institutional History

Any Institutions/ Organisations/ Chamber of Commerce and Industry located in Bengal/ Bangladesh

Trade and Cultural Connectivity Mainland and Maritime Connectivity Issues: Trade and Cultural Exchanges (Early Bengal, South Asia, Southeast Asia and Lands Beyond); 'Indianization' or 'Bengalization' in Southeast Asia?
Spread of Islam in Bengal Theory and Reality
History of Bengal (Ancient and Medieval)

Archaeology, Culture and Heritage; Politics of Studying Heritage; Early State Formation, Politics and Polity; Socio-economic Transformation; Cultural Plurality and Religious Diversity; Assimilation and Syncretistic Tradition

Geographical Factors in History Geographical Factors in the Making of the Regional 'Personality'/ 'Individuality'/ 'Cultural Territory' in Bengal and South Asia; Geographical and Cultural Basis of the Liberation Struggle of Bangladesh
Historical Geography Theory and Reality : Bengal, Bangladesh and South Asia
Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
M.Phil Water Management in Bengal as Reflected in Ancient Sources (5th - 13th Century CE) Aksadul Alam Munira Mashrura History (Ancient Bengal)
M.Phil Historical Geography of Ancient Bengal: Theoretical Linkages Aksadul Alam Nurunnahar Historical Geography (Ancient Bengal)
M.Phil Women Life in Bengal Reflected in Medieval Literature Aksadul Alam Nargis Aktar Juthy History (Medieval Bengal)
M.Phil Gegraphical and Socio-economic Condition of Bengal in the pre-Pala Period in the Light of the Copperplate Inscriptions Aksadul Alam Sumiya Mubin History (Ancient Bengal)
M.Phil Geographical factors in Trade and Cultural Contacts between Bengal and China: Ancient and Medieval Period Aksadul Alam Anjuman Ara Begum History (Ancient Bengal and China)
Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
MCCI : A Journey (1904-2014) MCCI : A Journey (1904-2014) Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI), Dhaka 15-01-2014 15-09-2014
Invited Talk
SL Invited Talk
1 • 2019. Formation of the ‘Personality’ of Bengal: Geographical-Cultural Perspectives (Early Phase). The International Centre for the Study of Bengal Art. Sundarban, Bagerhat. 10 February.
2 • 2018. Bahuttobad ebong Hajar Bachhorer Itihaser Prekkhapote Bangladesher Udvob. Faculty of Arts. Jahangirnagar University. Savar, Dhaka. 20 September.
3 • 2018. Geographical Background of the Regional Personality of Bengal/ Bangladesh. Technical Teachers’ Training College. Dhaka. 25 July.
4 • 2018. Geographical Factors in Spreading Islam in Bengal: A Note. World History Association. Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, 23 June.
5 • 2018. Politics and Polity of Bengal/ Bangladesh through Geographic Lens: Formative Phase. Technical Teachers’ Training College. Dhaka. 18 April.
6 • 2018. 7 March-er Bhashan ebong Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahmaner Rajnoutik Progya. Jatir Janak Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Memorial Trust, Dhaka, 9 March.
7 • 2018. Bangladesher Hajar Bachhorer Itihas: Bahuttobad ebong Swadhin Bangladesher Char Rashtraneeti. Ekushe Boktritamala. Bangla Academy, 20 February.
8 • 2016. ‘Personality’ of Bengal: Historical-Geographical Perspectives. SS Jain Subodh PG College, Jaipur, 14 October.
9 • 2016. Role of Bengal in Connecting India with Southeast Asia: Indianisation or Bengalisation? Department of History, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, 13 October.
10 • 2016. Revisiting Samatata and Harikela in Early Bengal: Issues in Geographical Factors and Connectivity, 4th South Asian History Conference on Exploring the Evolution of State and Polity in South Asia: Continuities and Transformation, Department of History, Punjabi University, Patiala, 7-9 October.
11 • 2016. Constructing ‘Personality’ of Bengal: Aspects of Socio-religious Attitudes and Traditions in the Ancient Period, International Conference on Secularism, Democracy and Gender Parity in South Asia, Dhaka: Dhaka University and Research and Development Collective (RDC), in Association with Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Asian Studies (Kolkata), 29 August.
12 • 2016. Geographical Factors in Connecting Bengal with South and Southeast Asia: Issues in Trade and Culture (up to CE 1300), Special Lecture, Delhi: Institute of Archaeology, Archaeological Survey of India, Delhi: Red Fort, 14 July.
13 • 2016. Change through Continuity: Socio-religious Transformations in Early Bengal, 25th Annual Conference, World History Association, Ghent, Belgium, 2-5 July.
14 • 2016. Formation of ‘Personality’ of Bengal: Geographical-Cultural Perspectives – Ancient and Medieval Periods, Special Lecture, Dhaka: Centre for Liberation War of Bangladesh, Dhaka University, 20 May.
15 • 2015. Geographical Factors in the Syncretistic Tradition in Early Bengal, The 4th International Congress of Bengal Studies, Tokyo: Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Japan, 12 December.
16 • 2015. Geographical Factors in the Making of the ‘Personality’ of Bengal (Early Phase), Professor Shafiqur Rahman Memorial Lecture 2015, Bangladesh Asiatic Society, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 25 August.
17 • 2015. Geographical Factors in the Making of the Individuality of Bengal Art (Early Phase), 24th Annual Conference of the World History Association, Savannah, Georgia, USA, 2 July.
18 • 2015. Geographical Factors in Connecting Early Bengal with India and Mainland-Maritime Southeast Asia, Special Lecture in an International Symposium on Bangladesh’s Engagement with India and Myanmar, The University of Dhaka and the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata, Dhaka, 12 April.
19 • 2014. Contacts and Communications within Bengal and Beyond as Reflected in the Xiyu Ji, Paper presented in an International Seminar held in Khulna organised by Bangladesh History Association.
20 • 2013. Change through Continuity: Notes toward an Understanding of the Assimilative Process in Early Bengal, Special Lecture on Celebrating 100 Years of Bangladesh National Museum (1913-2013), Dhaka: Bangladesh National Museum, 8 July.
21 • 2013. Aspects of Cultural Assimilation and Syncretistic Tradition in Early Bengal, Special Lecture in an International Seminar on Maulana Abul Kalam Azad and Secularism in South Asia, The University of Dhaka and the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata, Dhaka, 15 April.
22 • 2012. Bengal: The Gateway of Contacts and Communications between India and Southeast Asia – Early Phase, Prantik Sanskriti Lecture, Prantik Sanskriti Centre, Lecture Theatre, University of Dhaka, 26 September.
23 • 2012. 7th Century Bengal: Reflections on the Travel Account of Hsuan Tsang’, Paper Presented in an International Seminar on Reflection of Indian Culture and Civilisation in Travelogues, Centre of Indian Languages, School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 13 March.
24 • 2008. Aspects of Geographical and Socio-Cultural Background of Islamization in Bengal. Paper Presented in the Conference on Religion in Indian History: Ideas, Practice, and Change organized by DRS-SAP Programme, Department of History and Culture, Jamia Milia Islamia University, New Delhi, 29 February – 1 March.
25 • 2007. Contacts and Communications in Early Bengal and Southeast Asia, Paper Presented in the 2nd SSEASR Conference on ‘Syncretism in South and Southeast Asia: Adoption and Adaptation’, South and Southeast Asian Association for the Study of Culture and Religion (SSEASR) and Mahidol University, Thailand, Bangkok, 24-27 May.
26 • 2005. Islamisation in Bengal: Review of the Theories. Paper presented in the 1st SSEASR Conference, South and Southeast Asian Association for the Study of Culture and Religion (SSEASR), Delhi: India International Centre, India.
27 • 2003. Was Deveparvata An Urban Centre? Paper Presented in a National Conference of Bangladesh History Association, Comilla, Bangladesh, 19 October.
SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
1 The International Centre for Study of Bengal Art (ICSBA) Life Member 2015 Life Time
2 Asiatic Society of Bangladesh Life Member 2000 Life Time
3 South and Southeast Association for the Study of Culture and Religion (SSEASR) Life Member 2007 Life Time
4 Bangladesh History Association Life Member 1999 Life Time
5 Bangladesh History Association Joint Secretary 2015 2019
6 World History Association Life Member 2015 Life Time
7 International Society of Bengal Studies Life Member 2015 Life Time
Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Guest Faculty Department of Television, Film and Photography University of Dhaka 28-07-2019 Currently Working

Bangladesh Studies

Professor (Adjunct Faculty) Department of History and Philosophy, North South University Dhaka, Bangladesh 15-05-2017 Currently Working

Bangladesh: Culture and Heritage

Professor Department of History, University of Dhaka Dhaka, Bangladesh 29-09-2016 Currently Working
Guest Faculty Institute of Modern Languages University of Dhaka 01-07-2016 Currently Working

Bangladesh Studies

Associate Editor Bangladesh Historical Studies (Journal of the Bangladesh Itihas Samiti) Dhaka, Bangladesh 09-12-2015 Currently Working
Student Adviser Department of History, University of Dhaka Dhaka, Bangladesh 01-07-2012 30-11-2016
Associate Professor Department of History, University of Dhaka Dhaka, Bangladesh 26-01-2011 28-09-2016
Adviser Foreign Students' Association (FSA) Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India 01-01-2008 31-12-2011
Assistant Professor Department of History, University of Dhaka Dhaka, Bangladesh 28-10-2003 25-01-2011
Guest Faculty Department of Theatre and Music University of Dhaka 01-01-2003 31-12-2005

History of Bangladesh from Ancient to Modern Periods

Guest Faculty Department of Sanskrit and Pali University of Dhaka 01-07-2000 30-06-2005

History of Indian Subcontinent (Emphasis on Bengal) - Select Topics

Senior Research Assistant National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Banglapedia), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (ASB) Dhaka, Bangladesh 02-04-2000 12-12-2003
Lecturer Department of History, University of Dhaka Dhaka, Bangladesh 01-07-1999 27-10-2003
Research Assistant Regional History Project, Bangladesh History Association Dhaka, Bangladesh 02-01-1994 31-01-1999

Assistant Editor, Sylhet: History and Heritage

Book
1
Aksadul Alam MCCI: A Journey (1904-2014). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI), Dhaka, October, 2014 .
2
Aksadul Alam (Editor) and Asha Islam Nayeem (Editor) Golden Jubilee Volume: Reading in Bengal History – Identity Formation and Colonial Legacy. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Bangladesh History Association, December 2017 .
3
Aksadul Alam and AM Chowdhury History of the Subcontinent and Bengal (from Aryan Civilization to 1526 AD). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Bangladesh Open University, 2001 .
4
Aksadul Alam (Assistant Editor) and Sharif Uddin Ahmed (Editor) Sylhet: History and Heritage. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Bangladesh History Association, 1999 .
Book Section
1
Aksadul Alam "‘Revisiting Samatata and Harikela in Early Bengal: Issues in Geographical Factors and Connectivity’." Readings in Bengal History - Identity Formation and Cultural Legacy. Asha Islam Nayeem and Aksadul Alam Dhaka, Bangladesh: Bangladesh History Association (BHA), December, 2017 19-33 .
2
Aksadul Alam "Bangla O Dokkhin-Purbo Asia: Banijyik O Sanskritik Songjog (Bengal and Southeast Asia: Linkages, Trade and Culture)." History of Bangladesh: Early Bengal in Regional Perspectives (Up to c. 1200 CE), Vol-2. AM Chowdhury and Ranabir Chakravarti Dhaka, Bangladesh: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (ASB), 2019 (IN PRESS) .
3
Aksadul Alam and AM Chowdhury "Itihas Ashroyee Bhugol (Historical-Geography)." History of Bangladesh: Early Bengal in Regional Perspectives (Up to c. 1200 CE), Vol-1. AM Chowdhury and Ranabir Chakravarti Dhaka, Bangladesh: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (ASB), 2019 (IN PRESS) .
4
Aksadul Alam "Geographical Factors in the Making of the ‘Personality’ of Bengal (Early Phase)." Memorial Lectures 2015. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (ASB), 2019 (IN PRESS) .
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Aksadul Alam and AM Chowdhury "‘Itihas Ashroyee Bhugol’." Bangladesher Itihas (Ancholik Poriprekkhite Adi Bangla: Anumanik 1200 Sadharon Obdo Porjonto), in Bangla,. Ranabir Chakravarti and AM Chowdhury Dhaka: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (ASB), 2019 1-30 .
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Aksadul Alam "Bangla O Dokkhin-purbo Asia: Banijyik O Sangskritik Songjog’, , in Bangla." Bangladesher Itihas (Ancholik Poriprekkhite Adi Bangla: Anumanik 1200 Sadharon Obdo Porjonto). AM Chowdhury and Ranabir Chakravarti (eds.) Dhaka: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh, 2019 553-579 .
7
Aksadul Alam "‘Bengal and Southeast Asia: Linkages, Trade and Culture’." History of Bangladesh: Early Bengal in Regional Perspectives (Up to c. 1200 CE), Vol-2, Chapter 20. AM Chowdhury and Ranabir Chakravarti Dhaka, Bangladesh: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (ASB), 2018 623-646 .
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Aksadul Alam and AM Chowdhury "‘Historical-Geography’." History of Bangladesh: Early Bengal in Regional Perspectives (Up to c. 1200 CE), Vol-1, Chapter 1. AM Chowdhury and Ranabir Chakravarti Dhaka, Bangladesh: Bangladesh Asiatic Society (BAS), 2018 1-34 .
9
Aksadul Alam "Swadeshi Andolon 1903-1908." Muktir sangram. Anisuzzaman Dhaka, Bangladesh: Chandrabati Academy, 2012 83-88 .
10
Aksadul Alam "Bangladesher Sanskritik Vit: Bhaugolik Abosthan O Tar Probhav (Cultural Foundation of Bangladesh: Geographical Location and Its Influence)." Sanskritik Itihas (Cultural Survey of Bangladesh Series-4). KM Mohsin and Sharif Uddin Ahmed Dhaka, Bangladesh: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (ASB), 2007 1-36 .
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Aksadul Alam "'Geographical Location and Its Influence'." Cultural History (Cultural Survey of Bangladesh Series-4). KM Mohsin and Sharif Uddin Ahmed Dhaka, Bangladesh: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh, 2007 1-43 .
12
Aksadul Alam "Jashore." Bhasha Andoloner Ancholik Itihas (Regional History of the Language Movement). Abu Md Delwar Hossain (Editor) Dhaka, Bangladesh: Bangla Academy, 2000 221-228 .
13
Aksadul Alam "‘Some Aspects of Econo-Commercial Life and Land System of Medieval Sylhet’." Sylhet: History and Heritage. Sharif Uddin Ahmed Dhaka, Bangladesh: Bangladesh History Association, 1999 396-418 .
Journal Article
1
Aksadul Alam : M Abul Khair, Banglapedia (National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh), vol.6, no.KAM-MIC pp.52, March, 2003, 1st Edition .
2
Aksadul Alam : Rani Rasmani, Banglapedia, vol.8, no.PAT-RUT pp.375, March, 2003, 1st Edition .
3
Aksadul Alam : Calcutta Corporation, Banglapedia (National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh), vol.2, no.BAN-CHO pp.337-339, March, 2003, 1st Edition .
4
Aksadul Alam : Rokeya Rahman Kabeer, Banglapedia (National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh), vol.5, no.HAL-KAM pp.432-433, March, 2003, 1st Edition .
5
Aksadul Alam : Chandradvipa, Banglapedia (National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh), vol.2, no.BAN-CHO pp.425-426, March, 2003, 1st Edition .
6
Aksadul Alam : Gaganendranath Tagore, Banglapedia (National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh), vol.10, no.TAB-Zoo pp.11-13, March, 2003, 1st Edition .
7
Aksadul Alam : Deopara Prashasti, Banglapedia (National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh), vol.3, no.CHO-ENT pp.273-274, March, 2003, 1st Edition .
8
Aksadul Alam : Gupta Rule in Bengal, Banglapedia (National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh), vol.4, no.ENT-HAL pp.471-473, March, 2003, 1st Edition .
9
Aksadul Alam : Nalanda Mahavihara, Banglapedia (National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh), vol.7, no.MID-PAS pp.207-209, March, 2003, 1st Edition .
10
Aksadul Alam : History (Bangladesh Period), Banglapedia (National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh), vol.5, no.HAL-KAM pp.148-152, March, 2003, 1st Edition .
11
Aksadul Alam : “Aspects of Geographical-Cultural Processes and Making of the ‘Personality’ in Early Bengal”, Journal of Bengal Art, vol.25, no.Silver Jubilee Volume pp.767-788, 2020 .
12
Aksadul Alam : Change through Continuity: Notes toward an Understanding of the Assimilative Process in Early Bengal, Special Volume: Celebrating 100 Years of Bangladesh National Museum, 2019 (IN PRESS) .
13
Aksadul Alam : ‘Geographical Factors in the Syncretistic Tradition of Early Bengal’, Bangabidya: International Journal of Bengal Studies, vol.Volume 10, pp.209-222, 2018 .
14
Aksadul Alam : “Deconstructing the ‘Nationalist’ Construction of ‘Indianisation’ of Southeast Asia: Issues in Connectivity and Culture (up to CE-1300)”, Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Humanities), vol.Volume 62, no.Issue 2 pp.121-154, 2017 .
15
Aksadul Alam : ‘Geographical Factors in the Making of the Individuality of Bengal Art (Early Phase)’, Bangladesh Historical Studies, vol.Vol. xxiv, 2014-16, pp.1-20, 2017 .
16
Aksadul Alam : ‘Geographical Factors in Cultural Aspects of Early Bengal (5th to 13th Centuries CE)’, Journal of Bengal Art, vol.Volume 20, pp.309-322, 2015 .
17
Aksadul Alam : Revisiting Vanga and Vangala of Bengal, Journal of Bangladesh National Museum, vol.Volume 6, 2014-15 .
18
Aksadul Alam : ‘Contacts and Communications within Bengal and Beyond as Reflected in the Xiyu Ji’, Bangladesh Historical Studies, vol.Vol. xxiii, pp.15-28, 2012-14 .
19
Aksadul Alam : ‘Historical Geography of Early Bengal: Literature Survey’, Bangladesh Historical Studies, vol.Volume. xxii, pp.11-18, 2010-12 .
20
Aksadul Alam : ‘Bengal: the Gateway of Contacts and Communications between India and Southeast Asia – Early Phase’, The Dhaka University Studies, vol.Volume 67, no.No 1 pp.89-104, 2010 .
21
Aksadul Alam : ‘Theoretical Basis of Islamisation in Bengal: A Review’, South and Southeast Asia: Culture and Religion – The SSEASR Journal, vol.Volume 1, pp.125-39, 2007 .
22
Aksadul Alam : AR Mallick, National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh Banglapedia, 2003 .
23
Aksadul Alam : Dokkhin-Purbo Banglar Pracheen Nagorkendro Deveparvata (Devaparvata: An Urban-Centre of Southeastern Bengal), vol.Volume 27-28, pp.20-31, 2002-04 .
24
Aksadul Alam and Sharif Uddin Ahmed : Sanskritik Binimoy: Bangladesh O Bohirbishwa (Cultural Exchanges : Bangladesh and Lands Beyond), Itihas Samiti Potrika, vol.Volume 27-28, pp.273-86, 2002-04 .
25
Aksadul Alam : Banglay Islam Bistar: Tattva Parjalochona (Spread of Islam in Bengal: A Review of the Theories), Bangladesh Asiatic Society Potrika, vol.Volume 19, no.No 1 pp.141-154, 2001 .
26
Aksadul Alam and Mamtajuddin Patwari : Muktijuddher Itihas O Amader Pathokrom: Madyomik Porjay (History of the Liberation Struggle in the National Curriculum: Secondary School Phase), Nibondhomala (Special Volume): Centre for Advanced Research in the Humanities, University of Dhaka, vol.Special Volume, pp.59-76, 2001 .
27
Aksadul Alam : Review Article on the Rise of Islam and the Bengal Frontier by RM Eaton, Itihas Samiti Patrika, vol.Volume 23-24, pp.308-314, 1999 .