Dr. Rakesh Kumar Patel is a young writer. After completing his post-graduation from Gorakhpur University he subsequently went to Jawahar Lal Nehru University (JNU) for higher studies. He wrote his M.Phil. Dissertation titled “Representation of Indian Diaspora in Popular Hindi Cinema” and earned his Ph.D. degree from JNU. His writings on different social issues have been actively published in many renowned magazines and books. Apart from this, he also has an art of poetry and short story telling.