Jeet Thayil
#6474 Overall Influence

Jeet Thayil

Indian writer


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Jeet Thayil is an Indian poet, novelist, librettist and musician. He is best known as a poet and is the author of four collections: These Errors Are Correct , English , Apocalypso and Gemini . His first novel, Narcopolis, , which won the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, was also shortlisted for the 2012 Man Booker Prize and The Hindu Literary Prize.

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Sarah Lawrence College

Private liberal arts college in the United States

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