Arunava Sinha translates classic, modern and contemporary Bengali fiction and non-fiction from Bangladesh and India into English. He also translates fiction from English into Bengali. Over 60 of his translations have been published so far in India, the UK and the USA. He has won India’s top translation prize, the Crossword Award for translated books, twice. Several of his translations have been finalists for international translation awards. He was born and grew up in Kolkata, and lives and writes in New Delhi, India. He teaches at Ashoka University, and is the Books Editor at Scroll.in.