Sneha Subramanian Kanta is the author of the chapbook Ghost Tracks (Louisiana Literature Press, 2020). She is a recipient of a fellowship from Anaphora Arts in 2022 and the inaugural Vijay Nambisan Fellowship 2019. She was the Charles Wallace Fellow writer in residence (2019 – 20) at The University of Stirling. An awardee of the prestigious GREAT scholarship, she earned a second postgraduate degree in literature from The University of Plymouth (2017). Her dissertation concentrated on a comparative literature analysis of postcolonial ecocriticism in the fiction and nonfiction of Arundhati Roy and Amitav Ghosh. She is the founding editor of Parentheses Journal. Website: www.snehasubramaniankanta.com.
The featured image pairs “Ten pictures of flowers, fruits and birds” (1368-1644) with “The Unicorn Rests in a Garden (from the Unicorn Tapestries)” (1495–1505) — images chosen specifically for this piece by our Art Director, Meg Sykes.