Devdan Chaudhuri is the author of Anatomy of Life,which was nominated for the Tibor Jones South Asia Prize in 2013. He also contributes short fiction, poetry, essays and analytical pieces on politics and culture for various independent publications and alternative media.He is also an entrepreneur and avid traveller. He lives in Kolkata.
Devdan Chaudhuri, contributing editor of The Punch, is also a member of Calcutta-based group Poetry Paradigm, which has collaborated with 27 establishments (cafes and hotels) in 8 cities in four countries who will offer a free coffee/tea with an original poem on March 21 to celebrate the UN World Poetry Day. This poem was written for the occasion.Read more
True literature — that has layers within it, offers many ambiguous trails to invisible treasures, pulsates with the possibility of diverse meanings and contains hidden stories within the story — demands that we forget of our being, so that it can reveal to us, the truths of our beingRead more
Anthologist, critic, essayist, poet, novelist and musician Amit Chaudhuri talks about his sixth and latest novel, Odysseus Abroad, the extraordinariness of the ordinary, the movies that inspire him, the music he creates and moreRead more