: Prasenjit Gupta's translations
of short stories by Ashapurna Debi, translated from Bengali, have been published in the book Matchbox
, and of stories by Nirmal Verma, translated from Hindi, in the book Indian Errant
. His most recent publication is Tagore's Gitanjali: A New Translation
. His other publications include A Brown Man and Other Stories
and the children's book To the Blue King's Castle
as well as novels written under a pen-name. Prasenjit holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop and a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from the University of Iowa. He recently retired from the U.S. Foreign Service and lives in Alexandria, Virginia.