Piali Roy is a freelance writer in Toronto whose work has appeared in The Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, Desi Life (Toronto Star magazine), Yonge StreetQuill & Quire, Today’s Parent, Eastern Economic Review, feer.com, spacing, Ascent, Shift, Canadian Business, Vancouver Sun, Art Gallery of OntarioThis Magazine, ROM Magazine, India Today, Himal magazine and Rediff on the Net. She has also written for Maytree Foundation (Cities of Migration).

Her radio documentaries have aired on Ideas and Tapestry on CBC Radio One and won awards from the South Asian Journalists’ Association.  They include The Bhagavad Gita, Calcutta Calling, In Conversation with Edward Said, Madame Helena Blavatsky and Rabindranath Tagore.


E-mail:  piali DOT roy AT gmail DOT com