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Shuchi Saraswat

Shuchi Saraswat

Shuchi Saraswat is assistant editor and nonfiction editor of AGNI and has been part of the editorial team since 2019. Her literary criticism and essays have appeared in The Boston Globe, Women’s Review of Books, Literary Hub: Bookmarks, Ecotone, the Ploughshares blog, the Tin House blog, and elsewhere. She has received scholarships from Djerassi Resident Artists Program, Writers Omi at Ledig House, The Writers’ Room of Boston, Tin House Summer Writers’ Workshop, and Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. She founded the Transnational Literature Series at Brookline Booksmith, a reading series focused on themes of migration, and in 2019 served as a judge for the National Book Award in Translated Literature. She holds an MFA in creative writing from Emerson College and lives in Boston. (updated 11/2021)

Shuchi Saraswat is the editor, with Jennifer Kwon Dobbs, of “Futures: An AGNI Portfolio of Work in Translation.”


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