An Interview with Abhay K.

  • Jaydeep Sarangi


Abhay K. (born 1980, Nalanda, Bihar) has published a memoir and seven collections of poetry. He is the editor of four poetry collections. His poems have been published in over 60 literary journals across the world including Poetry Salzburg Review. His poem-song 'Earth Anthem' has been translated into over 50 global languages. He received the SAARC Literary Award and was invited to record his poems at the Library of Congress in Washington DC.
This interview was conducted through a series of emails in the month of September 2019.

Author Biography

Jaydeep Sarangi

Jaydeep Sarangi is a bilingual poet, editor, translator and interviewer. He is an important poetic link between India and Australia with six significant partnership anthologies, Poems from Australia and India. He is Principal and Professor of English, New Alipore College, Kolkata. He may be reached at

Abhay K.