About Priya Arora
Priya Arora is a community activist, editor, and writer, as well as the host of the podcast Queering Desi. Born and raised in California, Priya has found a home in New York City, where she currently works as a staff editor at The New York Times. Her work has appeared at Huffington Post, Autostraddle, Brown Girl Magazine, The Aerogram and other outlets, with a focus on the South Asian diaspora, LGBTQ communities, and mental health initiatives.
When she’s not working, Priya enjoys watching old school Bollywood movies, laboring over NYTimes crossword puzzles, and reading books she never finishes.