#16024 Overall Influence

Amitava Kumar

American writer

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Amitava Kumar is an Indian writer and journalist who is Professor of English on the Helen D. Lockwood Chair at Vassar College.Early life Kumar was born in the city of Arrah in the Indian state of Bihar on 17 March 1963. He grew up close to his birthplace in Patna, also in Bihar. There he spent his formative years at St Michael's High School. In India, Kumar earned a bachelor's degree in political science from Hindu College, Delhi University in 1984. He holds two master's degrees in Linguistics and Literature from Delhi University and Syracuse University respectively. In 1993, he received his doctoral degree from the Department of Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature at the University of Minnesota. He lives with his family in Poughkeepsie, New York.

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Schools

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Delhi University

Central university located in New Delhi

Vassar College

Private, coeducational liberal arts college in Poughkeepsie, New York, in the United States

Pennsylvania State University

Public university in State College and multiple campuses in Pennsylvania, United States

Duke University

Private university in Durham, North Carolina, United States

Syracuse University

Private university in Syracuse, New York, United States

University of Minnesota

Public research university in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States

Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#94496 World Rank
Philosophy
#156623 World Rank
Sociology
#207944 World Rank
History
#296420 World Rank
Economics
#460935 World Rank
Communications
#586025 World Rank
Psychology
#706788 World Rank
Literature