Prof. Nibir K. Ghosh, D.Litt., is UGC Emeritus Professor and former Head, Department of English Studies & Research, Agra College, Agra. Dr. Ghosh was awarded the prestigious Senior Fulbright Fellow at the University of Washington, Seattle, U.S.A. during 2003-04.
He is the author of 15 widely acclaimed books that have been acquired by the British Museum Library and the US Library of Congress. An eminent scholar and critic of American, British and Post-Colonial literatures, he has published over 175 articles and scholarly essays on various political, socio-cultural and feminist issues in prestigious national and international journals. His book Calculus of Power: Modern American Political Novel is listed in the 100 best books in the world in POLITICAL, SOCIAL, CULTURAL CRITICISM ON IMAGINATIVE LITERATURE: 1990-2003 (2007). His most recent works include Mirror from the Indus: Essays, Tributes & Memoirsand Republic of Words: Conversations with Creative Minds from Around the Globe.
An Associate of Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, he is the Chief Editor of Re-Markings (www.re-markings.com), an international biannual journal of research in English that is in its twenty-second year of publication.
The Osmania University Centre for International Programmes, Hyderabad conferred upon him The Lifetime Achievement Award during the Centennial celebrations of Osmania University in December 2018.