Abhimanyu Acharya is an award-winning playwright, short story writer, and translator from Gujarat, India. In 2020, he received the Sanhita Manch Playwriting award (Mumbai), and the Yuva Puraskar from Sahitya Akademi (Delhi). He has twice been longlisted for TOTO Awards for creative writing (Bangalore). He is also a recipient of the Sahapedia-UNESCO Fellowship 2019. Currently, he is pursuing his doctoral studies from Western University, Canada. He loves cooking, playing chess and watching films.