Barnali Ray Shukla is an Indian writer, filmmaker and poet, who has featured in more than a dozen anthologies and compendiums. Her maiden poetry collection is called Apostrophe (RLFPA 2016). In her cine life Barnali has written and directed one full length feature, two documentaries, and two short films.
Anupam Roy is a celebrated Indian lyricist, composer and playback singer from Kolkata. Winner of the Filmfare Award for Best Background Score for the Bollywood film Piku; a recipient of the 64th National Film Award for Best Lyrics and countless other awards he is also a Bengali author and bilingual poet who has authored eight books and has been a regular contributor to Kaurab.