Competition: US & Canada
Born in London, Hari Kunzru is the author of the novels The Impressionist (2002), Transmission (2004), My Revolutions (2007), and Gods Without Men (2011), as well as a short-story collection, Noise (2006) and a novella, Memory Palace (2013). His work has been translated into twenty languages. In 2003 Granta named him one of its twenty best young British novelists. He is a former Deputy President of English PEN. His short stories and essays have appeared in diverse publications including the New York Times, New Yorker, Guardian, London Review of Books, Times of India, Wired, Book Forum, and Frieze. In 2008 he moved to New York City as a fellow of the Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York Public Library.