FICTION:

"What You Won't Say," short story published in Ploughshares. January, 2016.

"Visit," flash fiction story, published in Nano Fiction. Spring, 2015.

 

NONFICTION ESSAYS:

"How to Build a Powerful Community of Brown Female Voices," published in Literary Hub. January, 2017.

"At Home Abroad: Reconnecting with Jackson Heights, New York's Little India," Cover Story published in National Geographic Magazine. July 2014 issue. 

"Secrets from my Grandmother's Wardrobe," published in The Wall Street Journal. May, 2014.

"The Life of an Undocumented South Asian Immigrant," published in The New York Times. November, 2013. 

"An "Ehsaas" of the "Haqeeqat,"" published in Outlook India Magazine. September, 2013.

 

STYLE COLUMN: 

Khadi Couture in The Wall Street Journal, published once every month between December of 2013 and July of 2015. Based on my popular personal blog, The Sari-torialist

 

BOOK REVIEWS:

The River of No Return: A Short Review of Bee Ridgway's Novel, published in The Hooded Utilitarian. August 31, 2013. 

 

JOURNALISM - CULTURAL ESSAYS:

'Outsourced': Can American Comedy Work in India?, published in The Wall Street Journal blog, Speakeasy. June 13, 2010.

'Love Marriage' Video Takes Hold on the Web, published in The Wall Street Journal blog, Speakeasy. March 15, 2010.

Elizabeth Hurley's Sari: Wardrobe Malfunction or Cross-Cultural Breakthrough?, published in The Wall Street Journal blog, Speakeasy. February 26, 2010.

Harvard Student Sonia Dara is SI's First Indian-American Swimsuit Model, published in The Wall Street Journal blog, Speakeasy. February 17, 2010.

Jay Sean Makes a Name for Himself, published in The Wall Street Journal blog, Speakeasy. January 21, 2010.

Jazz Musician Vijay Iyer on "Historicity", published in The Wall Street Journal blog, Speakeasy. December 26, 2009. 

"Sita Sings the Blues" gets a Big Screen Run, published in The Wall Street Journal blog, Speakeasy. December 25, 2009.

The Bollywood Roots of Indian-American Weddings, published in The Wall Street Journal blog, Speakeasy. December 2, 2009.

 

JOURNALISM - REVIEWS & ENTERTAINMENT:

COVER STORY FEATURE: Friends and Lovers: Gay Romantic Comedy Comes to Delhi, published in TimeOut Delhi Magazine. June 13, 2008.

COVER STORY FEATURE: Cheap Eats for Students in Delhi, published in TimeOut Delhi Magazine. June 27, 2008.

THEATRE FEATURE: A Tale of Two Cities: Understanding Violence in Nandigram via Nazi Germany, published in TimeOut Delhi Magazine. May 2, 2008.

THEATRE REVIEW: Comedy Junction (Hindi play reviewed in English), published in TimeOut Delhi Magazine. June 27, 2008.

ART FEATURE: Rest for the Weary: A Review of the Haren Das exhibition at Delhi Art Gallery, published in TimeOut Delhi Magazine. May 2, 2008.

DANCE FEATURE: Odissi Dancers Take the Stage in Delhi, published in TimeOut Delhi Magazine. February 8, 2008.

FOOD & DRINK REVIEW: Punjabi by Nature, published in TimeOut Delhi Magazine. June 27, 2008.

FOOD & DRINK REVIEW: Oh! Calcutta, published in TimeOut Delhi Magazine. July 11, 2008.