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ONE OF THE MOST ORIGINAL AND HONEST VOICES FROM CONTEMPORARY INDIA
— CNN-News18
ONE OF THE BRIGHTEST LITERARY SPARKS FROM THE NORTHEAST (OF INDIA)
— The Deccan Chronicle
A MASTER STORYTELLER
— Biblio : A Review of Books

Aruni Kashyap is a writer and translator. He is the author of His Father’s Disease and Other Stories (Context/ Westland Books, 2019) and the novel The House With a Thousand Stories (Viking/ Penguin Random House, 2013). He has also translated from Assamese and introduced celebrated Indian writer Indira Goswami's last work of fiction, The Bronze Sword of Thengphakhri Tehsildar, for Zubaan Books (2013). He won the Charles Wallace India Trust Scholarship for Creative Writing to the University of Edinburgh in 2009 and his poetry collection, There is No Good Time for Bad News, was a finalist for the 2018 Marsh Hawk Press Poetry Prize and 2018 Four Way Books Levis Award in Poetry. His short stories, poems and essays have appeared or forthcoming in The Oxford Anthology of Writings from Northeast, The Kenyon Review, The New York Times, The Guardian UK, the Hindu, Evergreen Review, Karthika Review, Juked, Sin Fronteras Journal, Stonecoast Review, The Atticus Review, and others. He is an Assistant Professor Creative Writing at University of Georgia, Athens. 

 

CONTACT : aruni.kashyap@uga.edu