Monday, April 6, 2015

About Kulpreet Yadav

Founder-Editor: Open Road Review literary magazine that has published over 120 writers in 3 years of its existence.
Novel: 'Catching the Departed', shortlisted by Hachette-DNA in 'Hunt for the Next Bestseller', was launched at 'The Arts House', Singapore on 18 July 14.
Media: Interviews published in The HinduThe Times of IndiaOutlook MagazineHindustan Times and several online magazines and blogs. Mentioned by The Guardian, UK in an article on Thrillers by Indian writers on 12 Oct 14. 
Literary Fiction / Essays: Published in Out of Print (Mumbai), Litro (London), The Bombay Literary Magazine (Mumbai), Blue Fifth Review (Auckland), Muse India (Hyderabad), Quarterly Literary Review Singapore (Singapore), The Four Quarter Magazine, Orion Headless (US), Island Literary Magazine (Hobart), Indian Short Fiction (Chennai), Salt River Review (US) etc.   
Literary Festivals: Participated as a speaker / panelist in ‘Asia Pacific Writers’ literary festivals at Bangkok (2012) & Singapore (2014), Hyderabad literary festival (2012), Delhi Literary Festival (2013), Glitterati, Gurgaon's art  & literary festival (2013) & Goa international writers and readers literary festival (2014), Lucknow Literary Festival (2015) etc.
Writer's Residency: Selected as a Guest writer for the first international Writer's Retreat at Te-Aroha - Literature Studio, 3-7 Nov 2014. 
Past: Voluntarily retired from Govt of India's job on 1 Jan 14 in the scale of a Director to pursue passion of writing and promoting literature at the age of 45 just when things were getting comfortable.  

1 comment:

  1. "...just when things were getting comfortable". :D