Dr. Maitali Khanna completed her Bachelors and Masters degrees in English and M.Phil. in English Literature from SSSIHL. Her M. Phil. thesis was on the critical study of the contrasting ideas of sympathy and distance in select modern poets. She then received her doctoral degree from her alma mater in 2015, in the area of postmodern theory and poetry, examining the poems of Philip Larkin and Ted Hughes in an applied critique.
Dr. Maitali joined SSSIHL as a faculty member at the Dept. of English Language & Literature in 2012. Her research publications are in the area of postmodern literature. Apart from her regular teaching duties, she is also involved in research activities and guiding postgraduate dissertations. She is currently the Associate Head (In-Charge), Department of Languages & Literature, Anantapur Campus, SSSIHL.
Areas of Teaching
Poetry, Postmodern Literature, Linguistics and Phonetics, Victorian Literature, Literary Criticism
Postmodern Poetry, Literary Criticism and Theory
Current Ph.D. Supervision
Miss Priyamvada C (Comparative Poetics: Western and Sanskrit)
Miss Sreenidhi S (Cognitive Poetics in Indian Writings in English)
Miss Bhamidipati V S D N S Vaishnavi (Indian poetry in English)