Sindya Bhanoo

Sindya Bhanoo headshot in color.Sindya Bhanoo is the author of the collection Seeking Fortune Elsewhere. The book is the winner of the New American Voices Award, was nominated for both a Carnegie Medal of Excellence and the Pen/Bingham Prize, and is a finalist for the Oregon Book Award. In 2021, Sindya won an O. Henry Prize. A longtime newspaper reporter, she has worked for the New York Times and the Washington Post. She is a professor at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon.

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