Krishna Udayasankar - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Sessions

Day 1
6:00 pm
The Red Couch

The Aryavarta Chronicles

Krishna Udayasankar

Day 2
1:30 pm
Adjust Maadi

Life, the Universe and Everything: The Influence of SF on Society

Bruce Sterling, Krishna Udayasankar, Samit Basu with Gautam Shenoy

Bio

Krishna Udayasankar is the author of The Aryavarta Chronicles (Govinda, Kaurava and Kurukshetra), a bestselling series of mytho-historical novels that has been optioned by Ms. Sonam Kapoor. Her novel, Immortal, has also been optioned by Phantom Productions. Krishna is the author of 3 – a novel on the founding of Singapore, Objects of Affection, a collection of poetry, and an editor of Body Boundaries: The Etiquette Anthology of Women’s Writing. Her next book Beast, an urban fantasy fiction, is forthcoming from Penguin-Random House.
A graduate of National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bangalore, Krishna holds a PhD in Strategic Management from Nanyang Business School, Singapore and has many peer-reviewed journal articles and two textbooks to her credit.
She lives in Singapore with her family, which includes three bookish canine-children, Boozo, Zana and Maya, who are often to be found at her laptop, trying in vain to make her writing better.