Ph.D.,  University of Allahabad, Allahabad, India

B.A., University of Allahabad, Allahabad, India

Neela Bhattacharya Saxena

Professor of English and Women’s Studies, Nassau Community College, Garden City, NY

Neela Bhattacharya Saxena Ph.D is Professor of English and Women’s Studies at Nassau Community College, Garden City, NY. She has published two books, Absent Mother God of the West: A Kali Lover’s Journey into Christianity and Judaism, Lexington Books, 2016 and In the Beginning IS Desire: Tracing Kali's Footprints in Indian Literature, Indialog, 2004.  She writes a blog called Stand Under the Mother Principle. Please visit her website for more information.