ELLEN KOMBIYIL is the author of Histories of the Future Perfect (2015), and a micro chapbook Avalanche Tunnel (Ryga, 2016). A fellow at the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program (2013), and Sangam House (2013), she has new work forthcoming in Boston Review, The Fiddlehead, The National Poetry Review and Prelude. She has read, performed or taught workshops at Split This Rock, the Prakriti Poetry Festival in Chennai, the Raedleaf Poetry Awards in Hyderabad, and Lekhana in Bangalore, India. She is a co-Founder of The (Great) Indian Poetry Collective, a mentorship-model poetry press publishing emerging voices from India and the diaspora. She currently lives in New York City.