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Akshaj Awasthi

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Akshaj Awasthi

Akshaj Awasthi (they/he) is a literary translator and student of art history currently residing in New Delhi, working from Urdu and Hindi into English. Their ongoing translation of Nasera Sharma’s novel Alpha-Beta-Gamma was shortlisted for the inaugural Armory Square Prize for South Asian Literature in Translation in 2023.

Articles by Akshaj Awasthi

Stray dogs
Photo by Heshan Weeramanthri on Unsplash