The Bard on the Banks of Dulung Sings: Conversation with Jaydeep Sarangi


  • Ruchi Singh Zakir Husain Delhi College (Morning), Delhi University New Delhi, India



Indian authors


Jaydeep Sarangi is a bilingual writer, academic, editor, interviewer, translator and author of a number of significant publications on postcolonial issues, Indian writing in English, Australian literature, marginal literatures and creative writing, in journals and magazines both in India and abroad. He is on the editorial board of several refereed journals in different continents. Widely anthologised and reviewed as a poet and a critic on marginal writings. He has authored and edited many books. I was prompted to interview him after reading his collection of poems titled "Faithfully, I Wait: Poems on rain, thunder and lightning at Jhargram and Beyond." 

I conducted this interview via a series of e-mails in the month of February. 

Author Biography

Ruchi Singh, Zakir Husain Delhi College (Morning), Delhi University New Delhi, India

I am working as an Assistant Professor in English Department of Zakir
Husain Delhi College, Delhi University. My area of specialization is
Indian Diaspora Literature. My areas of research interest are Mythical
and Archetypal Criticism, Postcolonial Literature, and Dalit Literature.I have
authored two books titles CBSE I Perspectives: Class IX and X, Manual
for Teachers, and Professional Communication (Pearson Education, New
Delhi). My articles have been published in various journals and edited books.