About

Onnesha-Roychoudhuri-Author-Photo-500x334Onnesha Roychoudhuri is a Brooklyn-based writer, editor, and educator.

A 2013 fellow at the Center for Fiction, her journalism and creative writing have appeared in publications such as Rolling Stone, n+1, Virginia Quarterly Review, The Boston Review, McSweeney’s, The Rumpus, The Nation, The American Prospect, Salon, and Mother Jones. A 2011 and 2012 Pushcart Prize nominee, Onnesha has been awarded residencies at Hedgebrook and Blue Mountain Center.

Her book Go to Hells: An Updated Guide to Dante’s Underworld, published under the pen name Kali V. Roy, was released in April 2015. A new book, The Marginalized Majority: Claiming Our Power in a Post-Truth America will be released by Melville House Books in July 2018.