translates from Assamese to English. Her interest in translation developed as a trainee editor with Katha and deepened with her stint with Rupa Publications as a fiction editor. Her translations of the work of reputed Assamese authors such as Mamoni Raisom Goswami, Imran Hussain, and Moushumi Kandali have appeared in Indian Literature
and Muse India
, and in anthologies published by Penguin (Her Story
) and Oxford University Press (The Oxford Anthology of Writings from North East India
). At Rupa, she managed the translation projects, Rupa Ekanki/Natika and Rupa Kahani, which focused on the work of Indian writers writing in various regional languages. She is currently an Assistant Professor of English at Bethune-Cookman University, Florida, where she teaches courses in academic writing, postcolonial literature, and diasporic American literature. She is also the Fiction Editor of Jaggery
, an arts and literature journal focused on South Asia.