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Rituparna Roy

Rituparna Roy hails from Kolkata, where she studied (Presidency College) and taught (Basanti Devi College) English Literature before moving to the Netherlands. She lives in Amsterdam and teaches in Leiden and The Hague. She is the author of South Asian Partition Fiction in English: From Khushwant Singh to Amitav Ghosh (AUP: 2010). She blogs about Indian cinema and her life in the Netherlands and writes an occasional column on contemporary Indian culture at www.royrituparna.com.