Chandan Goswami (1976) is an Assamese youth writer. He was born in Kapahera village of Morigaon district, Assam, India.
He completed his post-graduation and LLB from Guwahati University. Poet Goswami though belonged to a very lower middle class family was rich in poetry from his early childhood.
His first poem was published when he was in nine standard .Since then he is dedicating his life to this form of literature. His poems published continuously in the esteemed and leading magazines and newspapers of Assam proves his mastery in Poetry. He also writes short stories and critic columns.
He is also related with various literature organizations working for ‘Satriya’ culture. ‘For the ones without a courtyard’ was his first collection of poetry which was published in the year 2012. This book was translated into English by Bibekananda Choudhury, the esteemed Scholar.
Poet Goswami also edited journals and souvenirs based on folklore, literature and socio-political aspects from his early days of Youth. Recently poet Goswami was able to include a major piece of work to his list i.e.
‘Noni Borpujari’, a collection of biographical sketch and critical analysis 0f works of artist Noni Borpuzari, the prominent artist, painter, print maker, sculptor and socio- political activist of Assam, India .
This edited book, published in the last month of this year, is drawing attention of the intellectuals. Moreover, Goswami is also related with Lokosanskriti: the folklore based research journal.