Thoughts on Elia Shafak’s book
Baisali Chatterjee Dutt
Baisali Chatterjee Dutt, a former columnist and agony aunt for Mother & Baby magazine and contributor to Parent & Baby, has compiled and edited two volumes for the Chicken Soup for the Indian Soul series, and written Sharbari Datta: The Design Diva, a biography of one of Calcutta’s leading fashion luminaries. Her poetry has been published in various anthologies and magazines, print as well as online. Her other passion is theatre. She has performed with some of the country’s top English theatre groups. Currently she is a drama facilitator at The Creative Arts Studio and South Point School. Born in New York, schooled in Bangalore, with college in Delhi, she now lives in Kolkata with her family.