‘How do you hold your own in such a climate?’
‘I’ve never really had any readership, apart from fellow writers who have been forced to read my stories in writing workshops.’
‘I don’t have a short answer to where I am from – but perhaps that lack of ‘place’ influences my writing voice.’
‘This is an exciting moment for Brazilian literature. We may see a batch of new, vibrant novels, really soon.’
Writer and filmmaker Ruchir Joshi on his essay ‘Tracing Puppa’, Calcutta and his dreams of writing for Granta.
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