Akash Kapur’s writing has appeared in the Atlantic, the New Yorker, the Economist and the New York Times Book Review. He is working on a book about Indian modernity, to be published by Riverhead in 2009.
Akash Kapur on Granta.com
Essays & Memoir | Issue 101
Letter From Pondicherry, India
‘When I was growing up in Pondicherry, a former French colony on the south-east coast of India, I would go with my family each Sunday to the beach.‘
In Conversation | Issue 101
The Disappearing Beach
Akash Kapur on ecological catastrophe in southern India.