Srinjay Chakravarti is a writer, journalist, researcher and translator based in Salt Lake City, Calcutta, India. He has university degrees in Economics (BSc) and English (MA). A former journalist with The Financial Times Group, he has worked on the editorial staff of an international online financial news service. His creative writing has appeared in over 100 publications in 30 countries. His first book of poems Occam’s Razor (Writers Workshop, Calcutta: 1994) received the Salt Literary Award from John Kinsella in 1995. He has won one of the top prizes in the Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Memorial Poetry Competition 2007–08.