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writer , English educator

Vijay Lakshmi Chauhan, Indian English educator, writer. Fulbright fellow Yale University, 1979; grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, 1994. Member Multi Ethnic Studies of Europe and the American mathematical society.

Background

Chauhan, Vijay Lakshmi was born on April 25, 1943 in Srinagar, Kashmere, India. Came to the United States, 1982. Daughter of Dewan Chand and Subhadra Devi Sharma.

Education

Bachelor, University Rajasthan, Jaipur, India, 1961. Master of Arts in English, University Rajasthan, Jaipur, India, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy in English, University Rajasthan, Jaipur, India, 1976.

Career

Assistant professor University Rajasthan, Jaipur, 1969-1982. Adjunct professor Community College Philadelphia, 1989-1991, assistant professor, 1991-1995, associate professor, since 1995, curriculum facilitator, 1996-1998.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Virginia Woolf, 1976, (under Vijay Lakshmi) Pomegranate Dreams and Other Stories, 2002. Contributor articles to professional journals. Contributor short stories to periodicals.

Membership

Member Multi Ethnic Studies of Europe and the American mathematical society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, music, reading, cooking.

Connections

Married Pradyumna S. Chauhan, April 14, 1982. Children: Prabodh, Nidhi.

father:
Dewan Chand

mother:
Subhadra Devi Sharma

spouse:
Pradyumna S. Chauhan

child:
Prabodh Chauhan

child:
Nidhi Chauhan