Sayan Dey (ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7569-5519) grew up in Kolkata, West Bengal. He completed B.A. (English), M.A. (English) and PhD (English) from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi and is currently working as a Postdoctoral Fellow at Wits Centre for Diversity Studies, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. He is also the Senior Advisor of Quality Education Group, Center for Regional Research and Sustainability Studies (CRRSS), India. As a contributor and editor, his publications appear in different edited books, journals, blogs and tabloids. He is currently working on the book History, Myth and Postcolonial Consciousness: Theory and Praxis (Routledge, Forthcoming). His areas of research interests are: history, archaeology, everyday decoloniality, sociology, food humanities and race studies.