Bhatt, Sujata

About Sujata Bhatt

Biography (The Poetry Archive)



Yoselloff, Tamar. "From the Archive." PN Review, vol. 45, no. 3, 2019

Rumens, Carol. "Poem of the Week: Łódź by Sujata Bhatt." The Guardian, 2 Sep. 2013

Mohanty, Niranjan. "A Colour for Solitude." World Literature Today, vol. 77, no. 2, 2003

Satterfield, Jane. "Augatora." Antioch Review, vol. 59, no. 1, 2001

Sen, Sudeep. "Recent Indian English Poetry." World Literature Today, vol. 74, no. 4, 2000

Luczinski, Peter Daniels. "Floods on the Friesian Island." Times Literary Supplement, no. 5099, 2000

Sen, Sudeep. "Pearls of Garlic." Times Literary Supplement; no. 4923, 1997

Ash, Ranjana Sidhanta. "Sujata Bhatt." PN Review, vol. 21, no. 7, 1995

Uniyal, Ranu. "Book Review." Journal of Gender Studies, vol. 3, no. 3, 1994



Tookey, Helen. "In Conversation with Sujata Bhatt." PN Review, vol. 40, no. 1, 2013

Bertram, Vicki. "Sujata Bhatt in Conversation." PN Review, vol. 27, no. 4, 2001

Bhatt, Sujata. "Sujata Bhatt in Conversation with Eleanor Wilner." PN Review, vol. 19, no. 4, 1993

Bertram, Vicky. "Interview with Sujata Bhatt." Carcanet, undated



Basu, Lopamudra. "The Languages of Diaspora: Meena Alexander, Sujata Bhatt, Imtiaz Dharker." A History of Indian Poetry in English, Chaudhuri (ed.), 2016

Sandten, Cecile. "'Home was always far away': Intertextual and Intermedial Poetic Appropriations of Double Consciousness in Sujata Bhatt's Pure Lizard." South Asian Diaspora, vol. 6, no. 1, 2014

Singh, Shruti. "Search for My Tongue and The Poetry of Sujata Bhatt." Labyrinth: An International Refereed Journal of Postmodern Studies, vol. 4, no. 4, 2013

Williams, Nerys. Contemporary Poetry, 2011

Papke, Renate. Poems at the Edge of Differences: Mothering in New English Poetry by Women, 2010

Vogt-William, Christine. "Of Serpents and Swastikas: Transcultural Interrogations in Two Poems by Indian Women Writers of the Diaspora." Translation of Cultures, Rüdiger and Gross (eds.), 2009

Swann, Joseph. "Contrast, Convergence and Identity: Motifs of Cultural Migration in Modern Indian Poetry in English." Anglistik, vol. 17, no. 1, 2006

Sandten, Cecile. "German Diasporic Consciousness?: Culture and Language Variations in the Poetry of the Indian German-Resident Poet Sujata Bhatt." Mediating Indian Writing in English: German Responses, Lange and Pandurang (eds.), 2006

Rai, Sudha. "Diasporic Location and Matrilineage: The Poetry of Sujata Bhatt, Meena Alexander and Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni." Indian Feminisms, Jain and Singh (eds.), 2001

Sandten, Cecile. "Blended Identity: Culture and Language Variations in Sujata Bhatt's 'The Hole in the Wind'." Connotations: A Journal for Critical Debate, vol. 10, no. 1, 2000-2001



Poetry Collections

Pure Lizard (2008)

The Colour of Solitude (2002)

Augatora (2000)

My Mother's Way of Wearing a Sari (2000)

Point No Point (1997)

The Stinking Rose (1995)

Monkey Shadows' (1991)

The One Who Goes Away (1989)

Brunizem (1988)


Essays/Articles/Non-Fiction/Short Stories

"Self-Portrait with Yellowish Green." PN Review, vol. 44, no. 5, 2018

"Incessant." PN Review, vol. 44, no. 1, 2017

"Do You Hear What I'm Saying?." PN Review, vol. 43, no. 4, 2017

"Sisyphus." Ploughshares, vol. 41, no. 1, 2015

"A Captain's Confession." PN Review, vol. 41, no. 4,  2015

"'Crear' and Other Poems." PN Review, vol. 40, no. 6,  2016


Audio and Audiovisual Material

Bauhaus Residency 2020: Sujata Bhatt and Inge Mahn. YouTube, 16. Jul. 2020

"Haus Gropius: Fiktional" - Sujata Bhatt. YouTube, 3. Apr. 2020

An Interview with Sujata Bhatt. The Poetry Archive, undated