Bina Sarkar Ellias

Bina Sarkar Ellias is the founder, editor, designer and publisher of International Gallerie, an award-winning arts and ideas publication encouraging critical awareness and understanding of cultural diversity through the arts. She is also a curator, poet and fiction writer and has been published in anthologies and online sites. Her book of poems FUSE will be taught at the Spring Semester, 2016, of Towson University, Maryland, USA. She received a Fellowship from the Asia Leadership Fellow Program and Japan Foundation, 2007,  towards research and development of the project, Unity in Diversity:  Envisioning Community Building in Asia and Beyond, the Times Group Yami Women Achievers’ award, 2008, and the FICCI/FLO 2013 award for excellence in her work.