Portage & Main Press/HighWater Press
In November 2021, I started my internship at PMP/HWP. I do the following tasks:
Write, edit, and proofread marketing copy.
Assess incoming manuscript submissions.
Assist with the production of educational resources.
Conduct other editorial tasks as needed.
Freelance Editor and Writer
I proofread, research, fact-check, edit, and write at Weloquent, a writing consulting and content creation agency based in Kolkata, India. I have also done the following:
- Helped students with their college admission essays.
- Written blogs about language and literature.
- (Ongoing) Conducted a one-on-one class on writing empirical research papers.
Since June 2020, I have been co-running Media Matinee, a collaborative passion project. We publish reviews, analyses, and lists focused on film and TV. We are currently on hiatus.
To grow my experience in film criticism, I have also been exploring other avenues online.
I am published on the websites MovieFail and High on Films, and I hope to write for more websites in the future.
During my time at Re-Imagining Migration, I wrote educational resources and blogs, and conducted interviews with educators. My writing was focused on migration, education, news, identity, culture, and related topics. I managed our Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram accounts, including creating campaigns and accompanying graphics. I also proofread and provided logistical support.
Community Storytelling Guide: Best Practices to Convey Stories About Migration - M.A. Thesis
Researcher & Writer
Designed by Shikha Vats
Community Storytelling Guide is a resource to support those who are working on storytelling projects about migration, particularly working with immigrants, refugees and migrants. This guide strives to help by covering the following topics: building awareness of the present sociopolitical context, messaging and framing, doing outreach and working with communities, and lastly, providing general interview guidelines as well as considerations for digital media engagement.
This guide’s objective is to be socially inclusive and to minimize risks for those willing to share their stories. Follow the link below to read the guide.
Research & Creation:
Held and coded interviews with the aforementioned organizations, as well as with: Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA), Boston Mayor's Office for Immigrant Advancement, Define American, Midpen Media Center, and the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR).