#DesiLitBiz: Community Question on writing beyond the usual South Asian themes

This is a series within the #DesiLitBiz channel to answer questions from the Desi Books community about writing, translating, publishing, the book biz, the literary life, etc. Where feasible, other desi writers, translators, or publishing professionals will be invited to share their expertise/advice as well. Go to https://bit.ly/desilitbizquestion to send in your question. This week, we have a Desi Books community member, who has asked to not have their name disclosed, asking about writing beyond the usual South Asian themes and tropes.

#DesiLitBiz: Community question on getting starting in literary translation

This is a series within the #DesiLitBiz channel to answer questions from the Desi Books community about writing, translating, publishing, the book biz, the literary life, etc. Where feasible, other desi writers, translators, or publishing professionals will be invited to share their expertise/advice as well. Go to https://bit.ly/desilitbizquestion to send in your question. This week's community question is from Jay Patel in Toronto, ON, Canada and about getting started as a South Asian literary translator.