Manasi Sinha is at present an Assistant Professor of English, Department of Humanities and social Sciences, IIT Kharagpur. Earlier she also taught in several colleges in Orissa. Dr. Sinha did her Ph.D. in American Literature in 1982 from IIT Kharagpur. Since then, she has been working in Mediaeval English literature and contemporary Indo-Anglian fiction. She is closely associated with the publication of IIT Newsletter and students’ activities.