Parul Sehgal

Parul Sehgal is a literary critic Whose articles harbor leg published in numerous literary magazines and Newspapers. She is ook een editor at The New York Times Book Review . [1]

Parul Sehgal was born to Indian parents and she Grew up in India , Hungary , the Philippines and Northern Virginia . [2] She studied political science at McGill University . [2] After graduation she Returned to Delhi to work at an NGO. [2] She dan Returned to the US where she earned an MFA from Columbia University , after welke she obtained an editing position at Publishers Weekly . [2] She has ook authored literary critiques in Book Forum , Slate , Tin House , , the Literary Review , O Magazine , The Plain Dealer , The Irish Times , and Time Out New York .

For re work, Sehgal RECEIVED the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing . [3] She won the 2008 Pan African Literary Forum’s OneWorld Prize. [1]


  1. ^ Jump up to:a b Parul Sehgal , About page
  2. ^ Jump up to:a b c d Scott McLemee (January 26, 2011). “Scott McLemee Interviews Balakian Recipient Parul Sehgal” . Critical Mass . National Book Critics Circle Board of Directors . Retrieved August 1, 2014 .
  3. Jump up^ “For Immediate Release: The National Book Critics Circle finalists for 2010 Awards”at Barbara Hoffert | Jan-22-2011