Devashish Makhija has had a solo art show ‘Occupying Silence’; written the children’s books ‘When Ali became Bajrangbali’ and ‘Why Paploo was perplexed’, a Harper-Collins collection of short stories ‘Forgetting’, the forthcoming book of poems ‘Disengaged’, the YA novel ‘Oonga’, and featured in numerous anthologies including ‘Mumbai Noir’, ‘Penguin First Proof’ and Sahitya Akademi’s ‘Modern English Poetry’. He has written and directed the short films ‘Taandav’, ‘El’ayichi’, ‘Agli Baar’ (And then they came for me), ‘Rahim Murge pe mat ro’ (Don’t cry for Rahim LeCock), ‘Absent’, ‘Happy’, and the feature films ‘Ajji’ (Granny) and ‘Bhonsle’.