By the mysterious wonders of the internet, you've reached the online home of author and journalist, Deepanjana Pal. She has previously worked with Time Out Mumbai, DNA and Firstpost and has written extensively about art, literature and cinema. She was the managing editor of Newslaundry. Her writing has appeared in publications like Caravan, Tehelka, Wallpaper*, Vogue, Buzzfeed, India Today and The Hindu. Deepanjana is the author of The Painter, a critically-acclaimed biography of 'Raja' Ravi Varma, one of the first Indian artists to earn the tag of 'modern'.
In 2015, she was part of the programming team for the World Cinema section of the Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival and a mentor for the festival's Young Critics' Lab in 2016. She runs a newsletter on books and reading, called Dear Reader.
Her first novel, Hush A Bye Baby, will be published by Juggernaut and is expected in April 2018.
If you'd like to read more of her writing, a selection of her articles is here. To find out more about her books, click here. She's also deeply attached to her camera (mobile and otherwise), and you can see a selection of her photos here.
Deepanjana has written about herself in the third person because it seemed like the adult thing to do. In case you were were wondering, she's the one behind every photo, word and glitch here.