• Doshi, Tishani

    Tishani Doshi (b. 1975) was born in the city then known as Madras and has published poetry, fiction, short stories and essays. Her first UK poetry collection Countries of the Body (Aark Arts, 2006) won the Forward Prize and she has also won the All-India Poetry Competition. Her most recent poetry title is Girls are Coming out of the Woods (Bloodaxe, 2018). She currently lives in Tamil Nadu with her husband and three dogs.

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