Jaya Bhattacharji Rose
Confessions of an avid bibliophile
I am an independent international publishing consultant and columnist, based in New Delhi. My columns “Literati” and “PubSpeak” are published in the Hindu Literary Review and BusinessWorld. I have been associated with publishing since the early 1990s. Some of my responsibilities have included guest editing the special Children’s and YA Literature of The Book Review, and producing the first comprehensive report on the Indian Book Market for the Publisher’s Association, UK. I have extensive editorial experience including stints with Zubaan, Routledge, and Puffin. My articles, interviews, comments and book reviews have also appeared in Frontline, The Book Review, DNA, Outlook, The Hoot, The Hindu, Hindustan Times, Brunch, LOGOS, BusinessWorld, Housecalls, The Muse, Kitaabnama ( Doordarshan), The Guardian, Radio France and The Independent.