Anindita Sengupta is a poet, writer in Los Angeles, CA. She is the author of City of Water (Sahitya Akademi, 2010) and Walk Like Monsters (Paperwall, 2016). Her poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in several anthologies and in journals such as Plume, 580 Split, per happened, Feral, One and Breakwater Review. She has received fellowships / awards from the Charles Wallace Trust India, the International Reporting Project, TFA India and Muse India. She is a Contributing Editor, Poetry, for Barren Magazine.
Her journalistic articles have appeared in The Guardian, UK, and many Indian publications. She was founder-editor of Ultraviolet.in, a webzine for young Indian feminists. With over two decades of experience in writing, journalism and communications management, she has worked for non-profits such as Gender at Work, Samuha India and Fida International.