Soumya Dhulekar is a comedian and illustrator. She makes comics, does stand-up, and improvises with American Express. She is the co-producer of Family Business, an all-POC comedy show at PHIT Comedy in Philadelphia. Previous teams include indie team Windows 98, and PHIT Comedy Harold team PG-13. Her comics have been featured on Catapult and in various comic anthologies. 

Email: soumya.dhulekar@gmail.com

Instagram: soumya.dhulekar

 

Selected Print

"The Myth of the American Dream." North American Myths and Legends Anthology, Dandelion Wine Collective, October 2017. 

"Dealing With Vaginismus." Dirty Diamonds #8: Sex, An all-girl comic anthology, Dirty Diamonds, September 2017.

"The Board of Trustees." Dirty Diamonds #7: Imagination. An all-girl comic anthology, Dirty Diamonds, September 2016. 

 

Online

My Hindu American Childhood, Catapult, June 2017.

American Express Breaks Boundaries in the Improv World, The Phoenix, December 2016. 

 

Grants

DC Zine Fest Grant, 2017.

Small But Mighty Arts Grant, 2017.

Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Long-Term Residency Grant, 2015-2017.

 

Education

BFA in Art History, Maryland Institute College of Art.