Aditya Shankar is an Indian poet, flash fiction author, and translator. His poems, fiction, and translations have appeared or is forthcoming in The Queen Mob’s Teahouse, The Ghost Parachute, Canada Quarterly, Indian Literature, MoonPark Review, Modern Poetry in Translation, and The and elsewhere. His books include After Seeing (2006) and Party Poopers (2014). His latest anthology of poems, XXL, is available from Dhauli Books. He lives in Bangalore, India.