G Bharath Kumar
Lecturer, Arts and Sciences
Bharath is a writer and translator from Tamil Nadu. He has an engineering degree from NIT-Trichy, and a MA in Philosophy from MAHE, Manipal. He is also a Young India Fellow from Ashoka University. He has worked with the Oxford University Press as a translator in their English-Tamil bilingual dictionary project. Bharath has taught Philosophy, Literature, and Writing over the last seven years. He is also interested in Films and TV: has published an article on early Tamil Cinema and has worked on an award-winning short film.
Bharath is a hip-hop dancer who has won many awards. He dances, plays chess and learns to play the piano when he isn’t reading or writing. At SaiU, Bharath teaches the first year undergraduate writing and communication course. He also teaches a course on short stories and writing about literature.