Creative Writing Past Faculty

Akhil Sharma

Akhil Sharma headshot

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Akhil Sharma is the author of the novels Family Life and An Obedient Father. He has won the Folio Prize, the International Dublin Literary Award and the Pen Hemingway Award. His short stories have appeared in The New Yorker and have been anthologized in Best American Short Stories.

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