Balli Kaur Jaswal


Country: Singapore

Balli Kaur Jaswal is the author of Inheritance, Sugarbread and Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows. Her writing has appeared in the UK Sunday Express, Cosmopolitan Magazine, the New York Times, Harper’s Bazaar and Best Australian Short Stories. Jaswal lives in Singapore, where she is working towards a PhD in Creative Writing, and completing her next novel.

Balli Kaur Jaswal adalah seorang penulis buku yang berjudul Inheritance, Sugarbread and Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows. Tulisannya telah muncul di UK Sunday Times Cosmopolitan, New York Times, Harper’s Bazaar, dan Best Australian Short Stories. Jaswal tinggal di Singapura, di mana ia tengah menyelesaikan pendidikan Doktor program Creative Writing dan novel terbarunya.

Appearing in

Main Program: The Big Read: Telling Tales

It’s one of life’s pleasures: having someone read to you. A treat for lovers of a good story, UWRF’s prose pros will share their work in a little corner of …


Main Program: Ladies to the Front

From a queen’s chambers to a modern day writing group with an erotic twist, from finding one’s voice to exuberant elderhood, for these writers women’s stories are essential. They talk …


Main Program: What a Map Cuts Up

“What the map cuts up the story cuts across.” – Michel de Certeau. This year, UWRF brings together writers from 30 countries, celebrating the power of story to inspire empathy, …