THARU, Susie. Indian (born Uganda), b. 1943. Genres: History, Literary criticism and history, Women's studies and issues. Career: Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India, associate lecturer in humanities and social sciences, 1968-70; Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India, lecturer in humanities and social sciences, 1970-73; Central Institute of English and Foreign Languages, Hyderabad, India, lecturer, 1973-82, reader in English literature, 1982-96, professor, 1996-. Jawaharlal Nehru Fellow, 1994-96. Founder-member Anveshi, Research Centre for Women's Studies, Hyderabad; Member, Subaltern Studies Editorial Collective. Publications: The Sense of Performance: Studies in the Post-Artaud Theatre, 1984; (with others) Manaku Teliyani Mana Charitralu, 1986, trans. as We Were Making History: Women in the Telangana People's Struggle, 1988; (ed. with K. Lalita) Women Writing in India, Vol. I: 600 B.C. to the Early Twentieth Century, 1991, Vol. II: The Twentieth Century, 1993. Contributor to periodicals.