About me


I am an Assistant Professor of South Asian Literature and Culture in the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at Northwestern University. I received my PhD from the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations in 2015. I received my MA (2008) and my BA (2005) from the University of Texas at Austin. My current book project on travel writing in South Asian vernaculars is entitled "Travel and the Means to Victory: Travel Writing and Aspiration in South Asia."


For a full list of of publications and presentations, please see my CV.