Ms. Shreosi Biswas is a Ph. D. research scholar in the department of Liberal Arts (English) in IIT Hyderabad. She has presented papers in various state, national and international seminars. Some of her previous publications are “Homo-erotic Angst: Studying W. H. Auden from a Queer Perspective”, “Widening Dimensions of Subalterns in Salman Rushdie and Arundhati Roy” and “Gender Equality: A Far Cry”. Her areas of research interest include nineteenth-century crime and criminality, popular literature, transcendentalism, gender and marginality studies.