Sumana Roy

Contributor and Guest Tea Taster 

Sumana Roy teaches at the Department of Humanities, Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College. An early draft of her first novel, Love in the Chicken’s Neck, was long listed for the Man Asian Literary Prize 2008. Her poems, fiction and essays have appeared in 21 Under 40 (Zubaan), The New Anthem (Westland), Pratilipi, Caravan, Asia Writes, Himal Southasian, Biblio, OPEN, Tehelka, among other places.


  • Issue #14 (July 2011): Love: Made in China [Read] [Discussed here]
  • A Cup of Fine Tea: Anindita Sengupta’s “Arambol, Goa”  [Read]
  • Issue #20 (March 2013): The Third is a Betrayal [Read]