Vikram Chandra to read at GW
Vikram Chandra, formerly a professor of English in our department, will be reading from his latest work on Thursday April 5 at 8PM (Marvin Center, Third Floor Amphitheatre). Chandra is the author of Red Earth and Pouring Rain which was awarded the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best First Book. He is also the author of a collection of short stories, Love and Longing in Bombay, which was on the New York Times Book Review’s “Notable Books of 1997” list. His critically acclaimed novel Sacred Games was just published in January.