Wesleyan portrait of Indira  Karamcheti

Indira Karamcheti

Associate Professor of American Studies

255 High Street, 205


BA University Calif Santa Bar
MA University Calif Santa Bar
PHD University Calif Santa Bar

Indira Karamcheti

Indira Karamcheti has been Associate Professor of American Studies since 2013.  Prior to that date, she was tenured in the English Department of Wesleyan University, beginning her employment there in 1990.  Her training and expertise is in literary studies, specializing in postcolonial literature and theory.  She has longstanding interests in the areas of the Caribbean and the South Asian diaspora.

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Professor Karamcheti is on sabbatical during Spring term 2018, and will return for the Fall semester.


Fall 2018
AMST 178 - 01
Maps, Gardens, Houses

AMST 206 - 01
Jr. Colloquium: New England