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EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

DEVANSHI KHETARPAL  is from Bhopal, India, but currently lives in New York City where she is a Master’s candidate in Comparative Literature, specializing in Italian Studies, at New York University (NYU). She is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Inklette Magazine, an Outreach Intern for Fledgling Writing Workshops, the Translations Coordinator for The Quarantine Train, and the founder and host of Ferrante Fever: An Elena Ferrante Reading Group. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Redivider, The Bombay Literary Magazinenether Quarterly, Scroll, and Diacritics among others. Her poetry collection, Small Talk, was published Writers Workshop India, Kolkata, in 2019. Website: www.devanshikhetarpal.co.

POETRY EDITORS

SMRITI VERMA grew up in Delhi, India. Her poetry and fiction have appeared in The Adroit Journal, B O D Y, Cleaver Magazine, Word Riot, Open Road Review, Alexandria Quarterly, and Yellow Chair Review. Further work is forthcoming in Construction Literary Magazine. She is the recipient of the 2015 Save The Earth Poetry Prize and enjoys working as a Poetry Reader for Inklette and Editorial Intern for The Blueshift Journal.

SUDHANSHU CHOPRA draws inspiration to write from observation, memories, subconscious, books he reads, movies he watches, and music he listens to. Sometimes a phrase or simply a word is enough.

LISA STICE is a poet/mother/military spouse. She is the author of two full-length collections, Permanent Change of Station (Middle West Press, 2018) and Uniform (Aldrich Press, 2016), and a chapbook, Desert (Prolific Press). While it is difficult to say where home is, she currently lives in North Carolina with her husband, daughter and dog. You can learn more about her and her publications at lisastice.wordpress.com and at facebook.com/LisaSticePoet.

ANGELA GABRIELLE FABUNAN is a graduate of Bowdoin College and an MA Creative Writing student at the University of the Philippines, Diliman. Her work has appeared in Cha Journal, Eastlit, New Asian Writing, and Asymptote, among others. Her debut book of poetry The Sea That Beckoned is forthcoming from Platypus Press in April 2019. She lives in Manila.

PROSE EDITORS

ARCHITA MITTRA is a wordsmith and visual artist with a love for all things vintage and darkly fantastical.  A student of English Literature at Jadavpur University, she also has a Diploma in Multimedia and Animation from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata.  Her work has appeared in Blue Marble Review, HIV Here and Now, EyeZine, Teenage Wasteland Review and elsewhere. She is presently an Assistant Editor at Quail Bell Magazine and a Poetry Editor at Moledro Magazine. She occasionally practises as a tarot card reader.

STELA DUJAKOVIC currently teaches American literature, culture, and creative writing at Paderborn University in Germany. She’s also exploring the magnificent world of aging men as part of her dissertation project – which is part of the job. And in order to stay sane, she obsessively reads and writes creative texts. Her short pieces have been published in The Write Launch, Resist! and Truthout.

JOANNA ACEVEDO is an MFA Candidate in Fiction at New York University. Her fiction has been seen in Seventh Wave Magazine, Flying Island Literary Journal, and others. She is an NYU Goldwater Fellow and a Hospitalfield 2020 Interdisciplinary Resident. In August she will travel to Arbroath, Scotland, to work on her debut novel, for which she is currently seeking representation. She teaches Creative Writing at NYU.

SOFIYA JOSEPH is from Tbilisi, Georgia and currently lives in New York City. A research analyst for a polling firm, she loves crafting compelling, data-driven stories for her clients and keeping her finger on the pulse of America’s political trends. She previously worked for John Wiley & Sons on its journals acquisitions team and enjoyed writing and presenting strategic insights to potential publishing partners. In her free time she volunteers for Rainforest Partnership’s Law & Policy team, researching corporate climate policies and rallying governments and corporations around the goal of net zero deforestation by 2040.

AREEB AHMAD recently finished an undergrad in English from the University of Delhi and is now pursuing a Master’s in the same from the University of Hyderabad. Although he is an eclectic bookworm, he swears by all things SFF. He has been writing since he was eleven and would really like to finish working on a book of his own one of these days. Areeb can be found either desperately searching for book deals to rapidly supplement his overflowing TBR pile or trying to figure out the best angle for his next Bookstagram post while he scrambles to write a review.

ANOUCK DUSSAUD is a fourth-year English major and a member of the Area Program for Literary Prose at the University of Virginia. Currently, she is working towards completing her thesis, a piece of meditative fiction exploring love, loss, and loneliness in the Blue Ridge Mountains. When she is not reading or writing, she is otherwise engaged whispering sweet-nothings to her dog and consuming true crime content. She lives in Charlottesville, Virginia.

MAANAV JALAN studied English and Creative Writing at Dartmouth College and has recently completed an MPhil in Culture and Criticism from the University of Cambridge. Prior to this, he has been an editor for I2 Literary Magazine and Cambridge Review of Books, as well as a fellow at Wendy’s Subway Reading Room and Library. He enjoys pets, book-arts and the internet. 

PODCAST HOST AND EDITOR

MICHELLE WOSINSKI is an alumnus of the University of Virginia Young Writers Workshop. She was a member of the program’s first class of Graphic Fiction and Nonfiction, which was also the first workshop of its kind in the country. Though german screamo music from the streets of Luxembourg can be heard at all hours through her bathroom window, which is as distracting as it sounds, she continues to work on her comics and art.

ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY EDITORS

VIBHAV is a photographer whose work focuses on daily life, human connection and sense of being. He currently studies at the University of California, Irvine. View some of his work at www.vibhavkapoor.com.

LINDSAY COSTELLO is a visual artist and poet living in Portland, Oregon. Her chapbook So What if I’m Unfolding? was published in 2017, followed by Bloomswelling in 2018. Also in 2018, her digital poetry project Poetics of Space Angel was featured in the online exhibition estrangedlove. Her work has appeared in Meadow’s Summer Field Guide, Rue Scrube and SUSAN / THE JOURNAL, and is forthcoming in Pallas Magazine. Her thesis at the Oregon College of Art and Craft analyzed the conceptual intersections between poetry and weaving, and her visual art practice includes natural dyeing, printmaking, illustration, 8mm film and mixed media sculpture/installation.

TABITHA NOVOTNY adores the raw expression of emotion that art can provide. She herself is a visual artist specializing in photography, film, and painting. She was a founding art director for her college’s literary journal, and has had numerous expeditions at her college, at her university, and as part of community events. She is a horror film fanatic, a lover of old books (and their smell), who would drop anything to walk the streets of Paris in the rain.

BLOG EDITORS

JOANNA CLEARY is a college student double majoring in English Literature and Drama. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Cicada MagazineInkletteGlass Kite AnthologyParallel Ink, Phosphene Literary Journal, HIV Here and Now, and On the Rusk. Poetry has been a long-time passion of hers. When she is not writing, she can be found reading, eating various forms of chocolate, and, of course, thinking about writing.

SAVANNAH SUMMERLIN is a recent graduate of NYU Gallatin where she made her own major entitled “The Intersection of Arts and Activism.” Yes, it’s as cool as it sounds; no, she doesn’t have any idea what she wants to do with it. In her free time, Savannah enjoys traveling, reading, writing, and binge-watching Netflix original series.

SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGERs

AARUSHI GUPTA is an 18 year old oddball who specialises in sniffing out words people often hide in rusted cupboard and dark corners.She is infatuated with all things psychology, Freud being her secret love interest. She writes to liberate, cage and liberate again.

VIDHI SHAH has completed her Bachelor’s in English and is currently pursuing her Master’s in English from St Mira’s College for Girls, Pune, India. She transcripts and translates files part-time. To gain some experience, she worked as a Content Writer with Extentia Information Technology, Pune, India. She is keen on learning graphic design and social media management. She spends her time reading, drawing and experimenting on Canva. Apart from literature, she is interested in psychology. She runs a page on Instagram: Vivify Your Mind.

OLENA PRUSENKOVA has completed her Bachelor’s in Law and Communication (major in Creative Writing) at University of Technology, Sydney. She has been working as a freelance writer for two years,  and she is currently also working in a social media management role at a marketing agency part-time. She is an aspiring fiction writer and a blogger: some of her work appeared in Medium publications, such as the Ascent, Be Yourself and Written Tales.


PAST STAFF 

Trivarna Hariharan (Editor-in-Chief)

Alena Willbur (Poetry Editor)

Scott Stevens (Poetry Editor)

Neharika Gupta (Poetry Editor)

Shereen Lee (Poetry Editor)

Harnidh Kaur (Poetry Editor)

Nilesh Mondal (Poetry Editor)

Sophie Panzer (Prose Editor)

John S. Osler III (Prose Editor)

Umang Kalra (Prose Editor)

Rohit Chakraborty (Prose Editor)

Hannah Meyer (Prose Editor)

Liana Fu (Prose Editor)

Laurelann Heather Parker (Prose Editor)

Elizabeth Kirschner (Prose Editor)

Katrina Nitya Sukumaran (Illustrator/Designer)

Maria Prudente (Blog Editor)

Naomi Day (Blog Editor)

Margaret Lu (Visual Arts Editor)

Aditi Chandra (Visual Arts Editor)

Shweta Pathare (Visual Arts Editor)

William Higgins (Visual Arts Editor)

Jasvina Sodhi (Social Media Manager)

Evan Batov (Social Media Manager)

Pragya Sharma (Social Media Manager)

Diyam Sharma (Social Media Manager)

Sarah Lao (Social Media Manager)

Haley Zilberberg (Intern)

Paige Ariella Robinson (Intern)

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