ABOUT THE AUTHOR Satyendra Kumar
Satyendra Kumar holds a Master's degree of Patna University and obtained his LLB and Ph.D. degrees from Magadh University, Bodh Gaya (Bihar). After a brief but exciting excursion into left politics in the late 60s, Kumar jooined as a lecturer in English in 1970. He is now Reader and Head of the Department of English at S.N. Sinha College, Jehanabad. He has participated in a number of seminars and conferneces and has had several literry articles published in reputed journals like Indian Journal of English Studies and Indian Journals of American Studies. His name also figures in the International Directory of American Studies Specialists-a periodical publication of American Studies Internationa, George Washington University. He is currently working on a UGC post-doctoral research project on Moderm American Drama. Though teaching is Mr. Kumar's vocation, journalsim is his avocation. He has been associated with The Times of India and 'The United News of India' as a correspondent for the past several decades.