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Dhrubo Jyoti

Journalist and writer

Dhrubo Jyoti is a journalist and writer based in New Delhi. They work with the Hindustan Times and write on national affairs at the intersection of caste and sexuality. They are one part of the Queering Dalit Collective, and is closely linked to the movement around caste and sexuality in south Asia that aims to de-center upper-caste voices from the centre of LGBTQIA+ movements. They hold a masters degree in astrophysics and a diploma in journalism, and are interested in exploring the links between caste and queer desire through the works of BR Ambedkar. They live and love in Delhi.