Urmila Gupta has been editing and translating for more than a decade now. She has worked as a full time employee with Yatra Books and Rajkamal Prakashan and as a freelancer, she has done projects for Penguin, Westland, Vani Prakashan, Scholastic, Juggernaut, Tulika, Teamwork, StoryTel and Dainik Jagran etc. Currently she’s handling the translation list (Hindi) of HarperCollins India.
Her expertise is in handling translation projects from English to Hindi. My translations into Hindi have featured in each and every ‘Jagran Bestseller list’ since its inception, in the translation category.
She also been associated with TeamWorkArts as a language expert for their various projects including handling media for Jaipur Literature Festival, Mahindra Kabira Festival, META Theatre award, Jodhpur RIFF–this involved independently handling social media pages, press releases and website updates.
Urmila has also delivered guest lectures on translation and editing at IP College, National Book Trust and Bharatiya Anuvad Parishad.