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ABOUT INDRAPRAMIT DAS
Indrapramit Das (aka Indra Das) is a writer and editor from Kolkata, India. He is a Shirley Jackson Award-winner for his short fiction, which has appeared in several publications including Clarkesworld Magazine, Asimov’s, Slate Magazine, Strange Horizons, and Tor.com, and has also been widely anthologized. He is an Octavia E. Butler Scholar and a grateful member of the class of Clarion West 2012. He completed his M.F.A. at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, where he wore many hats, including dog hotel night shift attendant, TV background performer, minor film critic, occasional illustrator, environmental news writer, pretend-patient for med school students, and video game tester. He never wore any actual hats, except a toque during winter.
Indra has written about books, comics, TV and film for publications including Slant Magazine, Vogue India, Elle India, Strange Horizons and Vancouver Weekly.
Indra’s debut novel The Devourers was the winner of the 2017 Lambda Literary Award for Best LGBQT SF/F/Horror. The novel was also placed on the 2017 Honor List for the Otherwise Award, and shortlisted for the Crawford Award, the Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize, and the Tata Live! Literature First Book Award. The Devourers is available in South Asia and North America from Penguin India and Del Rey (Penguin Random House), respectively.
He is represented by Sally Harding of Cooke McDermid.
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- @fictionlisbeth Thank you for picking it up! I hope you like it.
- @vsharriman Thank you, it's very much appreciated!
- @vsharriman Thank you for reading! I hope it sustains your interest until the end.
- @vaniIlaessence Oh yeah, it's best to watch em all, it'll make the 2nd and 3rd better.
- @vaniIlaessence The first one hasn't dated very well, but I really enjoyed the second, and the third is a wonderful capper.
- @kookykarthik Yeah, he was great. The scenes with their old selves, I actually got a little choked up. I'm hoping,… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1307711093783969792