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SOAS South Asia Institute

Dr Kavita Ramdya

BA(NEW YORK) PHD(BOSTON)

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Kavita Ramdya
SOAS South Asia Institute

Research Associate

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Dr Kavita Ramdya
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Biography

Dr. Kavita Ramdya received her B.A. from New York University and her M.A. and Ph.D. from Boston University where she was a Presidential University Graduate Fellow. She is the author of non-fiction work "Bollywood Weddings: Dating, Engagement and Marriage in Hindu America" (2009) and is a regular contributor to "On Faith" in "The Washington Post". She freelances about popular culture and current events and has been published in a variety of publications, both academic and mainstream, including "The Columbia Journal of American Studies", "News India Times", and "India Abroad". University teaching credits includes “Modern British Drama”, “Contemporary British Literature”, “Literature of the American Dream”, and “Literature of the American Frontier.