Dr. Nizara Hazarika is an Associate Professor of English at Sonapur College, Assam. She has a PhD in ‘Colonial Assam and Women Writing’. She is involved with Teachers Training for Higher Secondary Teachers of Assam and is a member of the Syllabus Expert Committee of Higher Secondary Courses in Assam. She has been teaching the undergraduate students for the past 20 years and is a PhD Supervisor of Assam Downtown University. She has edited two anthologies namely, Interpreting Heritage: A Discourse on Heritage at Risk and Contemporary Indian Women Novelists Writing in English: Critical Perspectives. She has presented her Research Papers both in India and Abroad. She has published widely in books and journals. Her paper “Decolonization of Knowledge and Emergence of the New Humanities” has been accepted by Routledge for its forthcoming anthology Transcending Disciplinary Decadence.