Dr. S. Visaka Devi

Research Area

Joined Pondicherry University in the year 2010. Areas of specialization and Interests are Comparative Literature, Translation Studies and Poetry and have been teaching related papers. Published papers in reputed journals and edited books on topics as Translation theory, Comparative literature, Poetry, Canadian Indigenous Poetry and Children’s literature. Edited a book on Science Fiction, the publication of which is underway. Published a collection of Poems in the year 2012 under pen name Vishaka Sajan and had also been a featured e- card writer for a Hawaiian based greetings site called passionup.com. Translated and published a couple of short stories from Malayalam to English and currently engaged in writing an academic book.

  • Assistant Professor



Research Guidance
0 years
Teaching Experience

Notable Publications

Devi, Visaka. “Quest for a Therapeutic Anodyne for Degenerative Teacher-Student Relationship in New India.” Positive Schooling and Child Development: International Perspectives' edited by Sibnath Dave. Springer. 2018, pp. 303-323.

Devi, Visaka. “Fabio Geda’s “In the Sea There are Crocodiles: A Postmodernist Reading.” Journal of Literature and Aesthetics, Volume 19, Number 1, 2019, 106-115. (CARE)

Devi, Visaka. S. “The Unseen, the Unheard: Documenting Women as the ‘Other’ in Salma’s The Hour Past Midnight. ” South Asian Literature in English New and Emerging Trends, edited by Marie Josephine Aruna. Authors Press, 2017, pp.44-57. ISBN 978-93-5207-522-5

Devi, Visaka. S. “Indian Poetic Curio in Elitist English: A Study of the Duo in I.K.Sharma’s The Shifting Dunes.” The Poetry of I.K. Sharma New Tracks and Literary Swings A Volume of Critical Essays, Authors Press, 2017, pp. 68-82. 978-93-5207-554-6

"Devi. “Tales Language and Creativity: An Insight into the Aesthetics and Culture of Advertisements.” Journal of Literature and Aesthetics An International Peer-Reviewed Journal, Vol 13, Number 1, 2013, pp. 85-100. (CARE)"

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