Madhavi Menon - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)


Madhavi Menon is Professor of English at Ashoka University. She works on questions of desire, sexuality, identity, and the law. Professor Menon is the author of Wanton Words: Rhetoric and Sexuality in English Renaissance Drama (2004), Unhistorical Shakespeare: Queer Theory in Shakespearean Literature and Film (2008), Indifference to Difference: Towards a Queer Universalism (2015), and most recently, Infinite Variety: A History of Desire in India (2018); she is also the editor of Shakesqueer: A Queer Companion to The Complete Works of Shakespeare (2012).