R. Lakshmi Priya is a research scholar affiliated to Bharatidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India. She is currently working on Decanonizing the Sleuth: An analysis of postmodern Anti – detective fiction. She has presented more than twenty papers in International conferences in India and a paper titled, The Unsurmountable Mountain: A climb with Anti – detective Sleuths in the 37th International Conference conducted by the Literary Association of Nepal. She has also presented papers in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. She has published around 13 papers in refereed journals. She is a Gold Medallist in Master Degree and has completed her research project titled Refashioning Myth and Mystique: A study of the postmodern techniques employed in Amish Tripati’s Shiva Trilogy. She is one of the EC Members of FSLE-India for its Tamil Nadu Region.