Tawnya (Ravy) Azar is a Term Assistant Professor of English at George Mason University. She is a graduate of Randolph-Macon Woman’s College and received her M.A. and PhD. in English at The George Washington University. Azar has been an instructor of composition and literature in higher education since 2009. Her research interests include South Asian Literature, Diaspora Studies, Digital Humanities, and Hybrid Pedagogy. She is the creator of the Salman Rushdie Archive.