Smt. P. Gracefulness Bonney

Name Smt. P. Gracefulness Bonney
Contact Information 7085527698 / [email protected]
Department History
Designation Assistant Professor
Qualifications M.A., B. Ed., M. Phil NET
Area of Interest Modern India (Specialization in Master’s degree), State Formation (area of interest)
Date of Joining 1.9.2014
Awards/Achievement National Eligibility Test for Lectureship, UGC (2006)
A. “Origin of the Syiemship of Hima Nongstoin – A Pre-Colonial Khasi State” in Proceedings of the North East India History Association, Thirty Second (32) Session, Tripura University (2011)
B. “Traditional Religion of the Jaintia of Meghalaya” in Religion, Beliefs and Practices in North East India. ISBN: 81-8324-424-6 (2012).
C. “Syiemship in Khasi Society: The Syiemship of Nongstoin” in Revisiting Traditional Institutions in the Khasi-Jaintia Hills; ISBN (10): 1-4438-9989-0, ISBN (13): 978-1-4438-9969-7. (2016)
Conference Presentations
• Presented a paper on “Origin of the Syiemship of Hima Nongstoin – A Pre-Colonial Khasi State” at the 32nd North East India History Association, Annual Conference held at Tripura University, Tripura on 2010.
• Presented a paper on “Ethnic Conflict and Media in Meghalaya” at the National Seminar on “Tourism and Tribes in Rural Meghalaya: A Perspective from Within” held on the 9th& 10th April, 2016 at Saint Claret College, Ziro, Arunachal Pradesh, India.
• Presented a paper on “Inter Hima Relations in the Khasi Hills with special reference to the Hima Nongstoin” at the 38th North East India History Association Conference at Mirza, Assam on 2017.