Ananya Kumar-Banerjee is an MSt candidate for World Literatures in English at Oxford. Their work has been published in the PANK Magazine, Bon Appetit, Autostraddle, Hyphen Mag, and the Indiana Review, among other places. Their writing has been recognized by Cosmonauts Avenue, the Texas Observer and Yale's English Department. Their fiction was a finalist for the 2021 BOMB Magazine Biannual Fiction Prize. They are an alum of the Tin House Summer Workshop for an in-progress fiction manuscript. At Yale, they were an Ethnicity, Race & Migration major and Human Rights Scholar. They were the Editor-in-Chief of the Yale Literary Magazine for the 2020-2021 academic year and co-founded the Yale Prison Education Initiative's Creative Writing Workshop. They can be found on twitter @anannavia.