Imraan Coovadia

Imraan Coovadia is a writer and the director of the creative writing programme at the University of Cape Town. His fiction has been published in several countries, and he has written for the New York Times, Boston Globe, Los Angeles Review of Books, Independent, Times of India and Sunday Independent. He graduated from Harvard College. His work has won the Sunday Times Fiction Prize, the University of Johannesburg Prize and the M-Net Prize, and has been longlisted for the IMPAC prize.