Avishek Ray Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, National Institute of Technology Silchar, India.
Avishek Ray teaches at the National Institute of Technology Silchar, India. He has earned his PhD in cultural studies from Trent University, Canada. He is interested in intellectual histories and works on issues concerning travel and mobility. He has edited a Bangla anthology on religion and popular culture, and published in reputed journals such as Inter-Asia Cultural Studies, Multicultural Education Review, Canadian Journal of Comparative Literature, Journal of Human Values, among others. He has held research fellowships at the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, The University of Edinburgh (UK), Purdue University Library (USA), Centre for Advanced Study Sofia (Bulgaria) and Pavia University (Italy).