Messy Women: Writing Complex Female Characters
Kiran Manral*, Madhumita Bhattacharyya, Nisha Susan*, Jahnavi Barua with Gayatri Chandrasekharan
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Madhumita Bhattacharyya is the author of five crime thrillers, the most recent of which is Dirty Women (Roli, 2021). She also writes and edits freelance. Prior to her fiction career, she was a journalist at The Telegraph, Kolkata for a decade. She now lives in Bangalore with her husband, daughter and dog.