Anindita Ghose is a writer and culture journalist based in Mumbai. She has been the editor-in-chief of the award-winning Saturday magazine Mint Lounge and the features director of Vogue India. She has a master’s degree in linguistics from the University of Mumbai and a master’s in arts and culture journalism from Columbia University. In 2019, she was a Hawthornden Writing Fellow. Her debut novel, The Illuminated, is out in July 2021.