Megha Majumdar

Megha Majumdar was born and raised in Kolkata, India. She moved to the United States to attend college at Harvard University, where she was a Traub Scholar, followed by graduate school in social anthropology at Johns Hopkins University. She works as an associate editor at Catapult, and lives in New York City. A Burning is her first book and is a Today Show #ReadWithJenna Book Club Pick and is long-listed for the 2020 National Book Award. Follow her on Twitter @MeghaMaj and Instagram @megha.maj


Posted on

July 26, 2020