Ashutosh Potdar is a playwright, poet, translator and scholar writing in Marathi and English. His plays are being performed through national and international festivals. Ashutosh has been teaching Literature, Drama, Theatre Studies, and Creative Writing at graduate and post-graduate levels for more than fifteen years. His research interests include Narrative Theory, Colonial Literature and Theatre Studies. Ashutosh is the co-founder and an editor of हाकारा । hākārā (www.hakara.in
), a peer-reviewed bilingual journal of creative expression publishing online in Marathi and English. Ashutosh is an associate professor at FLAME University, Pune.