Sumita Chakraborty

Sumita Chakraborty is a poet and a scholar, and the author of the poetry collection ARROW (Alice James Books/Carcanet Press, 2020). She is currently working on a second poetry manuscript, titled THE B-SIDES OF THE GOLDEN RECORD, as well as a scholarly book that is under advance contract with the University of Minnesota Press and is titled GRAVE DANGERS: POETICS AND THE ETHICS OF DEATH IN THE ANTHROPOCENE. Beginning in Fall 2024, she joins the faculty of the University of Virginia as assistant professor of English and Creative Writing.