Aruni Kashyap is a writer, poet, and translator. He is an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Georgia. He is the author of the novel, The House With a Thousand Stories. He won the Charles Wallace India Trust Scholarship for Creative Writing to the University of Edinburgh in 2009. His short stories, poems, and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in The Oxford Anthology of Writings from North-East India, The Kenyon Review, The New York Times, the Guardian, The Hindu, Evergreen Review, Karthika Review, Juked, Sin Fronteras Journal, Stonecoast Review, The Atticus Review, and others.