Vidhu Aggarwal grew up in the New Orleans, and Sugar Land, TX. A Kundiman fellow, her poetry appeared in the top 2016 poems in The Boston Review. Her poems have appeared in Arc Poetry Review, The Black Warrior Review, The Chicago Quarterly Review, The Orlando Museum of Art’s “Baggage Claims” exhibition, and Asian Arts Initiative Asian Futurisms catalogue. A chapbook about gaming worlds and A.I., Avatara, is available with Portable Press @ Yo-Yo Labs. Her book of poems The Trouble with Humpadori (2016) received the Editor's Choice Prize from The (Great) Indian Poetry Collective, and was selected by Sundress Publications as a favorite collection of 2016. She teaches transnational studies and poetics at Rollins College.