Mrinalini Harchandrai is a Mumbai-based independent copywriter and faculty for copywriting at Ecole Intuit.lab.
Previously, she has worked fulltime for print and online publications like Elle, Architectural Digest, and CNNGo.com. She was also commissioned to write the biography of a Gujarati businessman who was closely involved with President Julius Nyerere’s freedom struggle in Tanzania.
Mrinalini attended creative writing workshops during the Iowa Summer Writing Festival (2007) at Iowa Writer’s Workshop. Her poems have been printed, performed and featured with gallery artwork in India and abroad. Most recently, she was invited as a poet delegate at the Goa Arts and Literary Fest, 2016.
An afternoon at the Little Magazine Archive, Kolkata
TBR's Managing Editor, Maitreyee Chowdhury, takes a trip to the Kolkata Little Magazine Archive in Tamer Lane, in the college Street area. She returned with a treasure trove worth of stories and anecdotes.
Every month, The Bangalore Review recommends a reading list, also mentioning in brief why each book must be read. This month’s list has been compiled by Urdu Novelist and Sahitya Akademi Award winner, Rahman Abbas.