Riddhi Dastidar

Riddhi Dastidar

Riddhi Dastidar is a neuroqueer journalist and researcher in Delhi. They work on disability justice, public health, climate and culture. They hold an MA in Gender Studies from Ambedkar University Delhi. In 2020 they won the TFA Award for Creative Writing for their poetry. Riddhi is working on their first book—a work of climate fiction with queer and speculative elements. Their work has appeared in Foreign Policy Magazine, The Fuller Project, Himal Southasian, Bright Wall/Dark Room, Rattle Magazine, IndiaSpend and elsewhere. (riddhidastidar.com)