Research interests: 19th and 20th century literature, especially poetry, in English, Hindi and French; comparative poetics; Marxism and critical theory, esp. the work of Marx and Adorno.
Languages: English, Hindi-Urdu, French, German (Intermediate reading), Sanskrit (Intermediate-advanced reading).
Before coming to Princeton, I taught at the Department of English, Hindu College (University of Delhi) for over four years. All of my higher education before arriving here was also completed at the University of Delhi.