Saikat Majumdar

Saikat Majumdar is the author of a novel, Silverfish (HarperCollins India, 2007), and a book of criticism, Prose of the World (Columbia UP, 2013). The Firebird, his new novel, will be published by Hachette India in May 2015. He teaches world literature at Stanford University.

The Firebird

By Saikat Majumdar

Disaster came early in Ori’s life, at the age of five, the first time he saw his mother die. Around him was a warm nest of people, people who munched […]