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Anuradha Roy's latest book, Sleeping on Jupiter,  won the DSC Prize for Fiction 2016 and was nominated for the Man Booker prize 2015. She won the Economist Crossword Prize for her second novel, The Folded Earth. Her first novel, An Atlas of Impossible Longing, has been widely translated and was picked as one of the Best Books of the Year by the Washington Post and the Seattle Times. It has been named by World Literature Today as one of the 60 most essential books on modern India and was shortlisted for the Crossword Prize. 

Anuradha Roy won the Picador-Outlook Non-Fiction Prize in 2004 for her essay, "Cooking Women".  She works as a designer at Permanent Black, an independent press which she runs with her husband, Rukun Advani. She lives in India.

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Some Interviews:

Byword
On Memory, Violence and Occupying Imagined Spaces: in Electric Literature
Forbes India
Man Booker: The Longlist Interview
The Guardian Podcast
Lit Up Podcast 
CBS Well Read TV interview
Fountain Ink
Deccan Chronicle
Femina
Vogue
The Hindu
The Times of India
Daily O
Asian Age