Sujata Iyengar


Sujata Iyengar is Professor of English at the University of Georgia (UGA). Her books include Shades of Difference: Mythologies of Skin Color in the Early Modern Period (U of Penn Press, 2005, author), Shakespeare’s Medical Language (Arden/ Bloomsbury, 2011, author) and Disability, Health, and Happiness in the Shakespearean Body (Routledge, 2015, editor). Her teaching honours at UGA include the Special Sandy Beaver Award for Excellence in Teaching and fellowships from the Office of Service-Learning and the Office of Online Learning. She has also team-taught with two different Study Abroad programs at UGA, with the UGA/Augusta University Medical Partnership, and with individual faculty from the College of Public Health, the Department of History, the Lamar Dodd School of Art, and the Grady College of Journalism. Read her faculty homepage at UGA for additional information.

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