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researcher , Humanities educator

Mukesh Kumar Williams, Indian humanities educator, researcher. Recipient Academy and Cultural Contribution award Soká Gakkai International, 1993, highest honor Secretary Multi-Ethnic Lits. United States; grantee United States Information Agency, 1997. District leader Bharat Soka Gakkai, Delhi, since 1984. Member English Language and Literature Society, American Studies Association, Mombusho Scholars Association India.

Background

Williams, Mukesh Kumar was born on August 2, 1953 in Allahabad, India. Son of Stephen and Persis Gloria Williams.

Education

Bachelor, University Allahabad, 1972. Master of Arts, University Allahabad, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Contemporary Jewish American Fiction, Indian Institute of Technology, 1982.

Career

English lecturer Ewing Christian College, Allahabad, 1975, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1981-1982, St. Stephen's College, New Delhi, since 1982. Visiting professor English Soka University, Tokyo, 1994-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Charles Dickens: Hard Times, 1999. Editor-in-cief The Stephanian, 1984-1994. Contributor articles to professional journals including Contemporary Jewish American Fiction, Studies in English Language and Literature, Contemporary American Fiction, Studies in English Language and Literature.

Membership

District leader Bharat Soka Gakkai, Delhi, since 1984. Member English Language and Literature Society, American Studies Association, Mombusho Scholars Association India.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, japanese paintings, leather work, fiction writing.

Connections

Married Ritu Java, July 15, 1988.

father:
Stephen Williams

mother:
Persis Gloria Williams

spouse:
Ritu Java