Manil Suri's picture

Manil Suri

India (b.1959)

Manil Suri grew up in Mumbai (Bombay), India. He received his Ph.D. in mathematics from Carnegie-Mellon University, and is a mathematics professor at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. His fiction has appeared in 'The New Yorker'.
PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction Best Book nominee (2002) : The Death of Vishnu

Manil Suri recommends
The Sari Shop (2004)
Rupa Bajwa
"Ambitious, compelling ... Bajwa reaches for - and captures - the very soul of India."
Quarantine (2010)
Rahul Mehta
"An insightful and compellingly readable collection of stories in which Rahul Mehta masterfully explains the emotions, the conflicts, the complex accomodations of being gay and Indian American."

Visitors to this page also looked at these authors