Writer, editor and translator. Occasional photographer. Founder-Editor of Pratilipi and Pratilipi Books . Chief Editor with Writer’s Side . Work has appeared or is forthcoming in Almost Island, Asymptote Journal, Biblio, Dhauli Review, Hindi, Indian Literature, Tehelka, etc. Edited the anthology of Hindi Poetry in English translation, Home from a Distance . Currently translating Geetanjali Shree’s novel Tirohit for Harper Collins India, Dharamvir Bharati’s Suraj ka Saatvan Ghoda, Shrikant Verma’s Magadh and Dhoomil’s entire oeuvre. Other works-in-progress include a documentary, a novel and a non-fiction book. Awarded the Charles Wallace Visiting Fellowship in Literary Translation at the University of East Anglia for the year 2010. Writer-in-residence at the Sangam House International Writer’s Residency Program for the year 2012.
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