Editor of Crafts and freelance journalist

Debika Ray is an editor, writer and consultant specialising in arts and culture, with a keen interest in the Global South, diasporic communities and social justice. She has 18 years of experience at a range of world-leading publications ranging from the Financial Times, the Guardian, The Independent and Al Jazeera, to Wallpaper, Kinfolk, Elle Decoration and Architectural Digest. She is currently the editor of Crafts, as well as head of editorial at the UK Crafts Council, and was previously senior editor at Icon. In 2017, she founded Clove, a magazine and cultural platform about the culture of South Asia and its global diaspora.