Dr. Jayalakshmi V. Rao, Ph.D.

Reader, Mrs. A.V.N. College.
Visakhapatnam, A.P., India.

Selected poems:

  1. Subtle
  2. Fury
  3. Precious
  4. Levels
  5. Mango time
  6. At Titilis
  7. Vistas
  8. If wishes were horses…, Poetcrit, 1999.
  9. The crumbling glory, Poetry Chain, 2003.
  10. A Teaser
  11. Ranges
  12. Strangers
  13. Spirals

Selected articles and excerpts:

  1. Anthills of the Savannah: A Critique (preface)
  2. Myth, Reality and Characterization in the Fiction of R. K. Narayan’s Fiction, Postcolonial web, 2002.
  3. Culture through Language in the Novels of Achebe, Literary Half-Yearly, 1997.
  4. Crisis in the Soul, Postcolonial web, 2002.
  5. Proverb and Culture in the Novels of Chinua Achebe, Postcolonial web, 2000.
  6. Poetic thought in Keats' The Eve of St. Agnes.
  7. Jhumpa Lahiri, a perceptive Interpreter of Maladies.


Culture and Anarchy in the Novels of Chinua Achebe, Prakash and Co., Bareilly, 2003.