Working as Consultant to GTZ (German Technical Cooperation) on Corporate Social Responsibility. Previous experience of working as Officer on Special Duty to Chief Minister, Rajasthan on social development issues and with an NGO called SPARC on urban issues in Mumbai. First degree, Eng literature. Second, Philosophy-Politics-Economics Second BA/MA from Oxford. Published poems in the Oxonian Review (Oxford, 2004), Level Information Project or LIP (Oxford, 2003), nthposition Online Magazine, Scripts (LARZISH festival, Mumbai, 2003 and 2005- forthcoming), The Little Magazine (Issue:New Writing, Nov, 2004). Working on a novella set partly in South Africa and a collaborative collection of poetry. Co-founder and member of Oxford based writers collective Slice( ) Mango.
Interests: All kinds of literature- from Calvino, to Jeanette Winterson to Philip Larkin and Zimbabwean poet Dambudzo Marachera, growing interest in Caribbean and pan-African writers, Indian classical music (vocal mostly) and Schubert from the Western tradition.
Published writer: Yes