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Piyali Bhattacharya

Writer-In-Residence

Piyali Bhattacharya is the editor of the volume Good Girls Marry Doctors: South Asian American Daughters on Obedience and Rebellion (Aunt Lute Books, 2016), which was awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Her fiction and nonfiction have appeared in Ploughshares, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, National Geographic, and several other publications. She is currently at work on a novel, an excerpt from which won the 2015 Peter Straub Award for Fiction.