Currently, we have the following editors, section editors, special issue editors with us.


Dr Shameema Thottathil (Ph.D.), Assistant Professor of English Language and Literature, Amal College of Advanced Studies, Nilambur. Kerala (Affiliated with the University of Calicut). She published articles and book chapters in both national and international journals and books. Her fields of research include cultural studies, gender studies, American literature, Jewish-American studies, minority studies, and Dalit literature. 

Contacts - Email: clri(at) / Phone: +91-93888-43627

Managing Director

Khurshid Alam is an author and editor based in Pune, India. More than 100 poems, several stories and critical essays have been published in various journals and magazines in India and abroad.  He has several books including Master RoboHelp in 1 Day, Learn Markdown, Key to Happiness, and Investigative Poetry & Other Poems to his credit until now. His books Master RoboHelp in 1 Day and Learn Markdown are the best sellers on Amazon while Learn Markdown has been rated among 7 Best Markdown Language eBooks of All Time in the world by Bookauthority.

He has edited over 1000 research papers, PhD theses, and book manuscripts for as many authors from across the world. He gives trainings on how to prepare research papers to PhD scholars in various colleges and universities. He has been bestowed accolades for his editorial skill by several entities. He runs a book publication known as Leaf Press and a media publicity website to promote authors and books. He runs a number of journal and publication including Contemporary Literary Review India, Leaf Press and Authors & Books.

For more details about Khurshid Alam, please visit Contact clrijournal(at)

General Editor

Dr Vaibhav Sabnis (M.A. Ph.D. SET), Professor, Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Memorial College of Law, Dhule, Maharashtra. His fields of research include teaching English, Indian English literature, and legal language. He has published in both national and international publications. The books to his credits are Indian Literature in English: Some Reflections, ELT: Innovative Methods & Techniques among others. His published a poetic collection titled O Love! O Life!!

Associate Editor

Dr K.J.Vargheese (MA, PhD, BEd, PGDJ, PGDELT) is an Associate Professor of English and Research Supervisor at Christ College (Autonomous) Irinjalakuda, affiliated to the University of Calicut, Kerala, India. He holds a doctorate in English language teaching (ELT) through Information Communication Technology (ICT). He has presented papers in national and international seminars in India and abroad, and published articles in international research journals. He is an active editorial member and reviewer of various academic journals. He has published five books. He is a visiting lecturer at state and national teacher training institutes and universities. He has spoken at international conferences in the U.S., the U.K., Malaysia, Hong Kong, Nepal, Thailand, Oman, Vietnam, Indonesia, the United Arab Emirates, etc. His fields of interest are Language and Literature, Educational Technology, NLP and Language and Technology.

Review Editors

Akhtem A. Dzhelilov, DSc, PhD in Philology and General Linguistics, Full Professor of Social Sciences, Academician at Regional Academy of Management / V.I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University, Institute of Media Communications, Media Technologies and Design, Department of Advertising, Public Relations and Publishing.

Expertise: World Languages & Literatures, General and Comparative Linguistics, Social Sciences, International Relations, Economics and Management.

Affiliation: V.I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University | Country: The Russian Federation | Email:

Luís Cardoso

Expertise: Language and Communication Sciences; Literature and Film Studies; Education.

Affiliation: Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre and Centre for Comparative Studies - University of Lisbon | Country: Portugal | Email:

Dr. Abd. Ghofur, M.Pd is an Associate Professor of English Language Teaching, affiliated to the University of State Islamic Institute of Madura [IAIN] Indonesia.  He holds a doctorate in English language teaching and Literature, and also he is Ph. D student of Social Science and Politic of Muhammadiyah Malang University.  He has presented papers in national and international seminars in Indonesia and abroad, and published articles in international research journals. He is an active editorial member and reviewer of various academic journals. He has published 12 books. He has spoken at international conferences in the U.K., Philippines, Pakistan, Bangladesh and India. He is also an Editor in Chief of OKARA Journal of Language and Literature, beside he is a researcher who publish his articles in National and international journals.

Section Editors – ELT

Prof. Dr Cris T. Zita is the head of Dr Juan A. Pastor Integrated National High School, Ministry of Education, Batangas, Philippines. He is a member of the Indonesian International Volunteer Educational Advisory Council. He has received eleven honorary doctorates internationally. As an exceptional teacher and scholar in 2020, he received the Instabright National Awards for Educators. He is the research coordinator of the Center for Research Innovations and Social Transformation (CHRIST), Ontario, Canada. He has been a peer reviewer and editor of international journals. He is currently an editor of the Instabright E-gazette journal.

Country: Philippines

Paola Pérez López is from Mendoza, Argentina, is an English language teacher and manager and owner of YES! ENGLISH INSTITUTE. Coordinator and Examiner of Path International Examination. She enjoys travelling, going to theatre and film, listening to music, and studying.

Country: Argentina

Section Editor – Linguistics

Dr. Andi Asrifan, S.Pd.,M.Pd. is a lecturer in the Faculty of Teachers Training and Education, Universitas Muhammadiyah Sidenreng Rappang (UMS Rappang) in South Sulawesi, Indonesia.

He is also the head of Students and Alumni Affairs of Universitas Muhammadiyah Sidenreng Rappang (UMS Rappang).  He received his Ph.D. (Language Education, Concentration in English Language) and the M.Pd. (Master Pendidikan/ Master of Education) from the State University of Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia in 2018 and 2011, respectively. He received his Bachelor’s degree (S.Pd.) in Faculty of Teachers Training and Education from Universitas Muhammadiyah Parepare, South Sulawesi, Indonesia, in 2007.

He got a sandwich-like scholarship at Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, IL, USA, in 2015. He has published some research articles in leading journals and conference proceedings, including Scopus and Thomson Reuters.

Affiliation: Universitas Muhammadiyah Sidenreng Rappang | Country: Indonesia | Email:

Section Editor – TEFL

Muthmainnah, is assistant professor at Universitas Al Asyariah Mandar west Sulawesi Indonesia. She is lecturer, global speaker and international leaders. Some of her achievement at her university, she was the chairman of the Indonesian language department at teacher training and education faculty, she was a public relation at her university and Director of women's Centre studies, and deputy director of the Quality Assurance Unit also at her university.  Now, she is Deputy Director of language and Character development institute at her university.  In the current year she is active as International Member, international Coordinator conference and International trainer. She is also as International Board for Professors and Expert of Scientific Innovation Research Group, EGYPT (, International board of TEFL KUWAIT (Member of Large) representing ASIAN, she is also as Country Head, ambassador and country director for many International organization representing Indonesia.

She also has an excellent experience as a visiting professor to lecture on ICT, Technology in Education, Research Method, Education Management, Empowerment women, Edupreneurship, teaching, research and Development, and many other topics relevant to ICT research and teacher development, SDGS for Quality Educayion and quality enhancement in higher education at many Universities.

She is the winner of many awards more than 95+ awards in the world such as:  Outstanding professor, outstanding leadership, Best International Influencer, Best emerging Peofessor of the year, International award for working women, Best Speaker, SDGS Warrior, Best Global Outstanding Educational Innovation etc. She is also as board of Internatioanl Journal and reviewer.

Her International achievement as Doctor Honouris Causa from Layahe University and candidate Doctor HC from Philippine.

She is also the member of United Nations Volunteers Roster. She is Advisory board of Indonesian Education Share to care Volunteers. Her interest and her Doctorate area is developing instructional material, ASSURE, TEFL, ICT in Education and Cybergogy.

Section Editor – Film Studies

Luis Miguel Cardoso has a doctorate in modern languages and literature, specializing in comparative literature, from the Faculty of Arts of the University of Coimbra.  Vergílio Ferreira and the Space of the Unspeakable”. He is an Assistant professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre. Her main areas of teaching and research: Language Sciences; Literature and Cinema; Communication Sciences.

Affiliation: Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre and Centre for Comparative Studies of the University of Lisbon. | Country: Portugal | Email:

Section Editor – Computational Linguistics

Dr Mario C. Lucero holds a doctoral degree from the University of Santo Tomas in the Philippines.  He specializes in computer-assisted language learning, leadership and education management, programs and teaching, human resources, ICT, research, business education and strategic planning. He has two postdoctoral programs in educational leadership and management and research.

Country: Philippines.

Associate Editor

Dr Kalyan Shidram Kokane (MA. NET, Ph.D.), Head, Department of English, Karmveer Bhausaheb Hiray Arts, Science & Commerce College, Nimgaon, Nashik, Maharashtra (Affiliated with Savitribai Phule Pune University).  His research interests include Indian English literature and immigration studies. He has published research papers in national and international journals. He authored and edited several books, some of them are Local History: Nature & Scope, Contemporary Issues in Local History, Empowerment of Women for Nation Building, and Role of Women in India. Contact: kalyankokane(at)

Section Editors 

Criticism and Cultural Studies

Dr. Shihabudheen Cholasseri, Associate Fellow, HEA, United Kingdom, is an Assistant Professor of English Language and Literature, Amal College of Advanced Studies, Nilambur, Kerala. He completed an internship in teaching and learning with a Flair Scholarship from the Department of Higher Education, Kerala, at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, UK. His research interests are post 9/11 literature, Middle Eastern literature and post-modern literature. He has written for national and international journals.

Indian English Literature, Translation Studies and Postcolonial Literature

Dr. Somnath Barure (Ph.D.), Assistant Professor of English, Vasantrao Naik Governmental Institute of Arts and Social Sciences, Nagpur.  His published books include Re-exploring Indian Drama in English, Reflections on Mahesh Dattani.  He translated Mazi Katemondharichi Shala by G N Munghate from Marathi into English.  His research interests include literature/s in translation, postcolonial literature, and theory with Marathi/Bhasha Literature.

Managing Editor

Dr. Subhash Namdeo Nikam (Ph.D.), Principal, Karmveer Bhausaheb Hiray Arts, Science and Commerce College, Nimgaon, Nashik, Maharashtra (Affiliated with Savitribai Phule Pune University).

Dr Subhash has done his PhD from Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, Marathawada University. His research papers have been published extensively in national and international journals.  The books to his credit are Bhartacha Bhugol (Geography of India) in 2005, Applied Geography: Principals & Practice in 2017, and Prakrutik Bhugol in 2019. In 2018, Maharashtra Bhugolshastra Parishad awarded him the prestigious Dr PG Saptarshee Award as Best Teacher. Contact: snnikam(at)

Book Reviewers

Dr. Anmol (PhD) is presently working as a Lecturer in English in the Department of Higher Education, Govt. of Himachal Pradesh, having more than 9 years of experience in teaching. He has attended several workshops on Literature & Languages and presented his research papers.

Dr. Prof. Shiv Sethi (PhD) is an internationally acclaimed columnist, literary critic and book reviewer. He has reviewed the works of the most famous authors all across the globe.

Award Nomination Committee

Dr. Mehak Burza is currently one of the Board of Directors and the Head of Global Holocaust and Religious Studies at The Global Center for Religious Research (Denver, United States). Her PhD thesis entitled, Literary Representations of The Holocaust; An Assessment focuses on the gendered response to the Holocaust from the vantage points of trauma, memory and identity.

Her primary interests include Holocaust/Genocide Studies, Jewish Studies, Gender, Identity, Trauma Studies and PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder).

She has presented her research papers at the Ackerman Center for Holocaust Studies in The University of Texas at Dallas and at the Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania. Her research papers and book reviews have been published in Contemporary Literary Review India. Her translations have been published in Purple Ink, the online journal of Brown University, Los Angeles. On the creative front, her short story and several poems have been published in Visual Verse and Trouvaille Review.