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Shruti Chauhan is a British Indian poet and performer based in Leicester. She has won slams internationally in Chicago and Mumbai, and has performed at Royal Albert Hall, the Royal Shakespeare Company, Southbank Centre, the Green Mill in Chicago, the US Embassy’s American Centre in New Delhi, and at poetry festivals and events across the UK.
Shruti was voted Best Spoken Word Performer at the 2018 Saboteur Awards and won the National Poetry Library’s Instapoetry competition the same year. She also wrote the song lyrics for the BBC Four documentary My Asian Family – The Musical as part of the BBC’s Big British Asian Summer season.
“Listening to Shruti performing is a sheer delight. Her poetry is lyrical, heartfelt and intoxicating. Her words will draw you in.”
– Maria Taylor
Her pamphlet, That Which Can Be Heard, is published with Burning Eye Books.