Madhavi Menon is Professor of English at Ashoka University. She earned her Bachelors and Masters in English from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University, where she stood first in College in her BA, and was a University gold-medalist in her M.A.
She completed her PhD from Tufts University. Prior to joining Ashoka, she taught at Ithaca College and American University.
Her current book project is titled The Law of Desire (forthcoming with Speaking Tiger, 2021).
Professor Menon’s research interests include, among other things, Queer Theory, Renaissance Literature, and Shakespeare. Broadly, Professor Menon works with questions of sexuality, desire, gender, politics, and identity.