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Somrita Ganguly

Portrait of Somrita Ganguly, a translator of Bengali.
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Somrita Ganguly

Somrita Urni Ganguly is a professor, researcher, and translator, soon to complete her PhD from the Centre for English Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. She teaches British literature to undergraduate students and translates from Bengali and Hindi to English. She was selected by the Writers’ Centre Norwich as an emerging translator in 2016.

Somrita is currently translating a political biography, a young adults’ novel, and an anthology of erotic verses, to be published in December this year.

She is less officious and more accessible on Facebook @urni.g or Twitter @blessed_damsel.

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