Preeti Gill is an independent editor and literary agent. As a commissioning editor and rights manager, she has more than twenty years of experience in the publishing industry. In her new role as literary agent she represents more than thirty well-known, critically acclaimed writers of fiction and creative non-fiction.
Her books include an edited volume of essays, The Peripheral Centre:Voices from India’s Northeast; Bearing Witness: A Report on the Impact of Conflict on Women in Nagaland and Assam (co-edited with Sanjoy Hazarika), and Shadow Lives: Widowhood in India (co-edited with Uma Chakravarty). She has edited (along with Samrat) Insider/Outsider: Belonging and Unbelonging in Northeast India. She is now working on an anthology of non-fiction writings on Punjab.
She has worked on a number of documentaries as scriptwriter and researcher, including Rambuai: Mizoram’s ‘Trouble’ Years which she has co-produced with Sanjoy Hazarika.