© Poem, Salil Chaturvedi; © illustration, Priya Kurian
Priya Kuriyan is a children’s book illustrator, comic book artist and an animator. A graduate of the National Institute of design (Ahmedabad), she has directed educational films for the Sesame street show (India) and the Children’s Film Society of India (CFSI) and illustrated numerous children’s books for various Indian publishers. She currently lives in New Delhi, filling her sketchbooks with funny caricatures of its residents. You can see her work at priyakuriyan.blogspot.com,
Salil Chaturvedi writes short fiction and poetry in English and Hindi. He lives in Chorao, an island in Goa with his wife, a cat and a dog.