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Shehan Karunatilake

PORTFOLIO www.shehanwriter.com PUBLISHED WORK NOVEL ·         Chinaman Random House India, 2010. Jonathan Cape UK 2011. ·         The Legend of Pradeep Mathew. Graywolf Press 2012. SHORT STORIES ·         Diaspora. Litro Magazine, 2016. ·         Djibouti. The Indian Quarterly, 2014. ·         Seven Lakhs. Himal Magazine, 2012. ·         Veysee. Blue, Anthology of Sri Lankan …

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Preeti Gill

Preeti Gill is an independent literary agent who has more than 20 years experience in the publishing industry as a commissioning editor and rights director. She has travelled extensively in the North East of India and written on issues of conflict and women. She is the editor of The Peripheral …

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Nyein Chan

Pen Name: Nyi Pu Lay Email: kobonyo09@gmail.com Phone no.: +9592001277 Address: No. 221, Letsekan Qr., corner of 33rd Street and Bogyoke Aung San Road, Mandalay. Date of Birth: 5th February, 1952 Began the carrier of writer in 1985 with a short story under the title “Yatsar Tatoe” (“on touch of …

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Nishtha Satyam

Nishtha Satyam was appointed as the Deputy Country Representative for UN Women, the entity of the United Nations that is dedicated to working towards Gender Equality and Woman’s Empowerment, in India in January 2018. She formerly managed Strategic Partnerships, Policy Impact and Public Relations for the UN Women Multi Country …

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Rajni Sekhri Sibal

Rajni Sekhri Sibal, a senior officer of the Indian Administrative Service, is what a civil servant should be – still idealistic after many years and as many tough battles. She has always been concerned about all that is not right with the system. Not without paying a price through – …

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Kiran Manral

Award winning author, TEDx speaker, columnist, mentor with Vital Voices Global Mentoring Walk 2017 and festival curator, Kiran Manral published her first book, The Reluctant Detective, in 2011. Since then, she has published nine books across genres till date. She was shortlisted for the Femina Women Awards 2017 for Literary Contribution. The Indian Council …

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Dhruba Hazarika

Dhruba Hazarika was born in  Shillong and educated in St. Edmund’s school & college. Ranked first both during his graduation (NEHU) as well as during his Masters Degree (in Economics) from Gauhati University, he joined the Assam Civil Service in 1983 after a brief stint as a lecturer in Jagiroad …

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Shutapa Paul

Shutapa Paul has been a journalist for over twelve years, having worked across print and electronic media. Currently, she is founder editor of  New Crop, a video-first, digital media platform for start-ups and entrepreneurs, and founder of a media consultancy, Dharma Media Consultants. A columnist, anchor and panel discussion moderator, …

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Radhika Maira Tabrez

Radhika Maira Tabrez is the author of In The Light Of Darkness – her debut novel, for which she won the Muse India – Satish Verma Young Writer Award (2016). In 2017 she was one of the winners of the Rising Stars India Award, presented by We Are The City …

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Mamang Dai

Dai is a poet and novelist from Arunachal Pradesh, India. She was correspondent -the Hindustan Times, the Telegraph and The Sentinel newspapers, and former President, Arunachal Pradesh Union of working journalists. She also worked with World Wide Fund for nature in the Eastern Himalaya Biodiversity Hotspots programme. In 2003 Dai …

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