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Announcing the DesiBooks Podcast from Author Jenny Bhatt!

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Announcing the DesiBooks Podcast from Author Jenny Bhatt!

by Blake Kimzey

A month ago


The DesiBooks Podcast

News and views about desi books from the world over with host and author Jenny Bhatt!

In addition to a literary news roundup of new and notable books, stories, essays, poems, awards, events, etc., the DesiBooks Podcast will have writers on to read from or discuss their own books and their desi favorites, chat about craft and the lit biz, and more. You can follow on Twitter: @desibooks.

Contact via Email: hellodesibooks[at]gmail.com

Desi (noun; pronounced ‘deɪsi’ or ‘dési’):

This applies to a person of South Asian descent who lives anywhere in the world. The official definition of South Asia contains the following countries: India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Afghanistan, and the Maldives. And, of course, their globally-scattered diaspora.

The word is also often used as a qualifying adjective or adverb: “desi writer” or “desi cooking”.

PODCAST EPISODES:

(available at Anchor.fm, Spotify, Soundcloud, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Stitcher (coming soon), TuneIn, Breaker, Pocket Casts, RadioPublic, Overcast)

Podcast Trailer

Episode 1 (transcript and links)

Episode 2 (transcript and links)

Episode 3 (transcript and links)

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