Prashant is an independent writer and artist. He who is part of a collective called brown-study which works towards developing forms of thinking and experimenting with artistic texts and experiences. As a researcher and translator, he also works with the Kabir Project, an online archive of poems from Sufi and Bhakti traditions, at Srishti Institute of Art. His articles on art and cinema have appeared in Seminar, The Bangalore Review, and Deep Focus Cinema. He teaches short- and long-term courses on literature and cinema in colleges in Bangalore, and is interested in understanding the place of art in life and politics.