Souradeep Roy received his MPhil on the poet Adil Jussawalla, from the Department of English, University of Delhi. He works as part of the editorial collective of the Indian Writers’ Forum. His poems and translations have appeared in, or are due to to appear in Almost Island, The Missing Slate, Fulcrum, Indian Literature, Vayavya, Guftugu, Aainanagar, among others. He has been invited to read by Poetry Couture and the Sahitya Akademi. In another life he was an actor and director. The films he has worked in as an actor have been screened in several film festivals with official selections in Mumbai International Film Festival, Ca’ Foscari Short Film Festival, Italy; International Film Festival of India, Goa; Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival, France; National Student Film Awards, FTII, Pune. In Delhi, he has done close door performances of his performance project on the Hungryalist poets from Bengal and Bihar, called “Performing a Censored Poem”.