Ruth Prakasam, MA

Instructor, English

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Education

  • MA, University of Warwick 
  • BA, Andrews University

Research Interests

  • 19th Century British Women's Travelwriting and Novels about India
  • Colonial and Post-Colonial Literature in the Anglophone Tradition

Conference Presentations

  • “Fear Comes to Palstrey: Representations of Indian Women on English Soil,”, Panel at the 46th Northeast Modern Language Association Convention in Toronto, Canada, May 2015.
  • “‘Witnessing’ the Mutiny: Women in the Novel, The Great White Hand (or The Tiger of Cawnpore)”, Seminar Panel at the 44th Northeast Modern Language Association Convention in Boston, Massachusetts, March 2013.
  • “A Symbol of Home: The Englishwoman’s Place in Nineteenth Century India”, Panel at the 41st Northeast Modern Language Association Convention in Montreal, Canada, April 2010.
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Courses Taught

  • ENG-101 Freshman English I
  • ENG-102 English Composition & Literature II
  • ENG-214 English Literature
  • ENG-217 American Literature
  • WRI-101 First-Year Writing I
  • WRI-102 First-Year Writing II