Dr. Margaret Thomas
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D

Associate Professor, PG Head
Selling Cinema: The Impact of Digital Technology on Outdoor Tamil Film Advertising

Roots and Reflections: A Study of Domestic Architecture in Kerala, Nungalai, Art Magazine of State Lalit Kala Akademi, 2000.

Chapter on “Christian Art and Architecture” published as reading    material for the Course ‘Christian Spirituality and Religious Practices’    by the Department of Christian Studies, University of Madras, Chennai.    2000. 399-446

Advertising Culture: Tamil Cinema and its Posters, in The Evolving Image: The Notion of Modern and Postmodern Art in Tamil Nadu, Ed. Daniel, L and Swapna Sathish, Chennai: University of Madras, 2013. 49-56.

(Im) Possible: Possibilities of Digitally Enhanced Imagery in Tamil Cinema Advertising, in Street Art: Popular Expression in Urban India, Ed. Gerritsen, R. and Stephen Inglis, Chennai: Madras Craft Foundation & Dakshinachitra, 2015. 80-89.

Awards:    Elizabeth Luce Moore Award for Best Fellow 2006 – 08, United Board for                      Christian Higher Education in Asia, August 2008

                  Sessions Best Presentation Award, 2nd International Conference on Arts and  Humanities organized by The International Institute of Knowledge Management, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 20-22 July 2015

Modern Art, Design History, Typography, Graphic Design