A new bee of the bee-town, Tinker-bee loves tinkering around with forms of writing and is in quest for new genres of creativity. An alumni of the batch of 2010 IIT Bombay (Department of Humanities and Social Sciences), the Tinker-bee researched on the theories of Mikhail Bakhtin and the fiction of Amitav Ghosh for her doctoral degree. She is currently working as Assistant Professor in Humanities at IIT Gandhinagar. The Tinker-bee has a passion to explore intersections between literature and philosophy, between theory and practice, and between life and creativity. She believes that a little compassion and some poetry in life can make the world a better place to live.