Tapan Kumar Ghosh is Associate Professor of English at Tarakeswar Degree College at Burdwan University, India, having received his PhD for his research on the fiction of Arun Joshi in 1993. He is the author of several books, including Arun Joshi’s Fiction: The Labyrinth of Life; Midnight’s Children: A Reader’s Companion; The Golden Notebook: A Critical Study; The Fiction of Kiran Desai; and Chetan Bhagat: The Icon of Popular Fiction, among others. He has also published scholarly articles on Rabindranath Tagore, Nirad C. Chaudhuri, Amitav Ghosh, Arundhati Roy, Mukul Kesavan, Shashi Tharoor, Rukun Advani, and Arvind Adiga.Prasanta Bhattacharyya is Associate Professor of English at Rabindra Mahavidyalaya, Hooghly, India, and Visiting Faculty in the Department of English at Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata. He received his PhD for his research on the first wave of English Gothic literature, and has published over thirty essays, articles and translations. He also co-edited (with Tapan Kumar Ghosh) In Pursuit of Amitav Ghosh: Some Recent Readings.