Akhil Kakkar – Writer | Storyteller | Content Marketer | Movie Buff | Foodie | Synthpop Lover | M.A. Creative Writing – Brunel University, London


I, Akhil Kakkar, am a writer and content marketer based in Delhi. In August-September 2017, I was the Writer-in-Residence at Burren College of Art, Ireland (the photos above were taken during this residency).

I  have an M.A. in Creative Writing from Brunel University, London, where my dissertation tutor was Booker-longlisted author Matt Thorne. I have also attended the ‘Time to Write’ course at the University of Cambridge twice, and have been mentored by renowned Indian author Anita Nair.  My work has been published in major Indian publications such as Bangalore Mirror, Scroll, The Criterion, Voices From The Attic, #TellMeYourStory, Open Road Review, The Madras Mag and Arré.

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