Dr. Veerendra Kumar Mishra, an Assistant Professor (English) at Banasthali University, Rajasthan, has also taught in different colleges of the University of Delhi, in different capacities. He has earned his Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in English on the broader area of Modern Novels, from the Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee (UK). He has accomplished his Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) from the University of Delhi. He has also obtained Master of Arts (M.A.) both in English and Linguistics from the University of Delhi. Dr. Mishra intends to explore the unfathomable yet illuminating terrain of self and subjectivity in Modernist Bildungsromane. He has published some remarkable research papers in some reputed and refereed journals and has also presented research papers in both international and national conferences. His research interests include Modern Novels in English, Literary Theory, Literary Criticism, Translation Studies, Indian Writing in English, Stylistics, and English Language Teaching.