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Amit Chaudhuri

Amit Chaudhuri is the author of five novels, of which the most recent is The Immortals, and numerous works of non-fiction, most recently Calcutta: Two Years in the City and Telling Tales.
Chaudhuri has received several awards such as the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, the UK’s Society of Authors’ Betty Trask Award for best first novel and Encore Prize for best second novel, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, the Sahitya Akademi Award, and most recently the Infosys Prize for outstanding contribution to literary studies and the West Bengal government’s Rabindra Puraskar for his writings on Tagore. He was made Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2009 and was also one of the judges for the Man Booker International Prize 2009. He is Professor of Contemporary Literature at the University of East Anglia.
 

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<em>The Immortals</em> tells the story of two fami...

The Immortals
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A Strange and Sublime Address
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Memory's Gold
Amit Chaudhuri

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