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Sayantani Dasgupta

Born in Calcutta and raised in New Delhi, Sayantani Dasgupta is an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at the University of North Carolina, Wilmington. She is the author of Women Who Misbehave (Penguin Random House), Fire Girl: Essays On India, America, & The In-Between (Two Sylvias Press) & the chapbook, The House Of Nails: Memories Of A New Delhi Childhood (Red Bird Press). Sayantani’s research interests include Creative Nonfiction, Literary Fiction, South Asian History & Literature, Indian Cinema, World Religions, Fairy Tales, Folklore and Mythology. She is currently at work on a memoir.  

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, April 21

2:00pm PDT

Friday, April 22

11:30am PDT

Saturday, April 23

2:30pm PDT