Associate Professor, Writing
B.A. (Ramakrishna Mission; Residential College, Narendrapur);
M.A. (University of Calcutta);
Phil. (University of Kalyani);
MFA (Florida International University;
Ph.D. (University of Nevada-Reno)
Dr. Satyaki Kanjilal graduated with an MFA in creative writing from Florida International University and a Ph.D. in English literature from the University of Nevada-Reno. He has over a decade of experience teaching writing in the United States. His creative work has appeared in Jaggery, Mobius: The Journal for Social Change and Boston Accent Lit. Satyaki is working on two book projects simultaneously. The first book project, with a place holder title “The Konkan Affairs”, is a historical novel set in the sixteenth-century India. Satyaki is also revising a collection of short stories Road to Gede and Other Short Stories. He won the prestigious Sterling Watson MFA Fellowship Award in 2019.