avatar for Shilpa Kamat

Shilpa Kamat

Shilpa Kamat's writing is informed by her intersectional identities, political and spiritual truths, and the natural world. She was a finalist for the 2018 Gloria Anzaldúa Poetry Prize, and her chapbook, Saraswati Takes Back the Alphabet, is being published by Newfound this fall. Shilpa has an MFA in Creative Writing from Mills College and is currently based in the East Bay, where she teaches writing and yoga/mindfulness to individuals and groups.