Prakash Kona teaches in the Department of English Literature at The English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU), Hyderabad. He completed his doctorate at the University of Mississippi, MS in 1997. His thesis is a comparative analysis of Derrida, Chomsky and Wittgenstein. His areas of interest are extremely diverse ranging from films and popular culture to Shakespeare and World Literature. He has a deep interest in both creative writing and research and writes on current affairs as well.