Dr Prachi Priyanka holds a doctorate degree in English literature. Her doctoral thesis is an illuminative study on the convergences between poetry and painting since the publication of G. E. Lessing’s Laocoon to the modern times. Her areas of interest include intertextuality and visual culture, Indian literature, Partition narratives and Victorian studies. Her articles and book chapters have appeared in prestigious academic journals/ and Scopus publications such as Journal of International Women’s Studies and e-tropic. She has presented academic papers at many national and international conferences across different universities in Europe and Asia. She is member of editorial board of national journals like New Literaria, The Expression Journal and Creative Flight. She is also member of editorial board for Dialogos, an interdisciplinary journal published by Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania.
Dr Prachi has published her short stories collection ‘Thistle & Weeds’ in 2016. Her book Caste, Class and Gender in Modern Indian Literature is under publication by Authorspress, New Delhi. Her poetry collection has also been accepted by another publishing house. Besides, she is working on academic projects in association with Routledge publications and Lexington book. Currently, she is Assistant Professor in the Department of English, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Sharda University, India.