Name: Ayan Gangopadhyay
Areas of Expertise:
Globalization and Performance; Performance and Post-coloniality; Empire and the Novel in erstwhile colonies; Modernities and Transnationalism. Areas of research: Bengali literature, plays, comparative literature.
Academic Awards: Hirendra Nath Dutta Memorial Gold Medal, Department of Comparative Literature, Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India, 1996. The University Grants Commission (UGC, India) Junior Research Fellowship, 2000. International Student Fellowship (4 Year support), Department of Theater, UCLA, 2002.