bio

Aditi Natasha Kini is a writer, artist, and very sweet person living in Ridgewood, Queens. She writes nonfiction and scripts, and tries to be better every day.

Aditi’s writing has appeared in LitHub, The Rumpus, Denver Quarterly and other publications. She has appeared on radio and television including WNYC’s The Brian Lehrer Show, BBC World Service, CBC, SiriusXM, and more to talk about topics including incels and South Asian representation in media. You can easily receive her infrequent newsletter.

Depending on her mood, Aditi is working on:

• THE KILLING OF A TIGER, a creative nonfiction book on, well, the killing of a tiger

• I DON’T KNOW HOW TO LIVE, an interdisciplinary series (written/installation/video) on wellbeing & happiness

• BEACHES, a fantasy feature screenplay,

• AFTER PARTY PRESS, a micropress/collective/monthly literary variety show with Aly Vander Hayden. Our next show is September 30!

Please reach out with or for kind words, whenever.

Photo by Aisha Mirza