Avishek Ganguly is a researcher and currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Literary Arts and Studies at the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, USA. He holds a PhD in English and Comparative Literature from Columbia University, New York. His published and forthcoming work focuses on the various intersections of translation, theater, performance, and global englishes. He was most recently a Visiting Research Fellow at Freie Universität-Berlin, Berlin and Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Avishek lives and works in Providence.