Neel Mukherjee

Neel Mukherjee, f. 1970, er indisk forfatter bosat i London med en ph.d. i engelsk og en master i "creative writing". Han debuterede i år 2008 med romanen Past Continous som han vandt en Vodafone-Crossword pris for. Han anmelder selv fiktion for the Times og har tidligere været skribent for bl.a. The Daily Telegraph, The New York Times og Boston Review. 

 

Neel Mukherjee

Litteraturpriser

2008: Vodafone-Crossword Book Award
2014: På shortlisten til Man Booker-prisen
2014: Costa Book Award for "The Lives of Others"

Artikler/ interviews

THE TELEGRAPH: “MASTERFUL” ★★★★★ (Anmeldelse af De andres liv) 
Anmeldelse: Mukherjee's deeply delt empathy for characters whose lot is often dictated by caste and entrenched social custom means that scenes of domestic drama and intrigue unfold in unpredictable ways. LÆS MERE!

PATRICK DEWITT AND NEEL MUKHERJEE IN CONVERSATION
Video: Diskussion af bl.a. De andres liv. SE MERE!

THE GUARDIAN: MUKHERJEE IS AS GOOD WITH FLESH AND BLOOD - SEX, SICKNESS, MURDER - AS HE IS WITH STEMS, FLOWERS, RICE (Anmeldelse af De andres liv) 
Anmeldelse: One of Mukherjee's great gifts is precisely his capacity to imagine the lives of others. He can move from inside one head to inside another in a conversation and conflict and take the reader with him. LÆS MERE!