Assistant Professor of Literary Arts and Studies Avishek Ganguly’s research and teaching interests are focused on the various intersections between contemporary drama, literature, and performance and questions of translation and multilingualism, the formation of collectivities, and everyday life and urban space. He has also published articles on contemporary urban musical cultures in India and has a range of ongoing projects in South Asia-based comparative cultural studies (including popular cinema). Ganguly received his MA, M.Phil and PhD in English and comparative literature from Columbia University. He also has a BA in English from Presidency College, Calcutta and a MA in English and linguistics from Jawaharlal Nehru University.