Dr. Nishi Chawla
Academician and Playwright
Nishi Chawla is an academician and a writer. She has six collections of poetry, seven plays, one mime, and two novels, to her credit.
Nishi Chawla holds a Ph. D. in English from the George Washington University, Washington, D.C. USA. She has also done a two-year post-doctoral study at the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Md. After teaching for nearly twenty years as a tenured Professor of English at Delhi University, India, she had migrated with her family to a suburb of Washington D.C. She taught at the University of Maryland from 1999 until 2014. She is now on the faculty of Thomas Edison State University, New Jersey, USA.
Nishi Chawla's plays get staged both in USA and in India.