20 Bangalore Based Authors Who Write In English

Last month, I was at a friend’s book launch. That’s when it struck me how useful it would be to have a list of authors who live in Bangalore. Of course I googled it! But couldn’t find a good one. So here is my attempt. This is a work in progress. I will add to this as and when. Leave a comment if you find this useful. Brownie points for adding to this list.

  1. Andaleeb Wajid
  2. Anita Nair
  3. Anjum Hasan
  4. Annie Chandy Mathew
  5. Arshia Sattar
  6. Aruna Nambiar
  7. Girish Karnad
  8. Gita Aravamudan
  9. Jane De Suza
  10. Lakshmi Menon
  11. Lavanya Sankaran
  12. Manu Bhattathiri
  13. Preeti Shenoy
  14. Ramachandra Guha
  15. Samar Halrankar
  16. Shashi Deshpande
  17. Samhita Arni
  18. Sharath Komarraju
  19. Shiela Kumar
  20. Sudha Murthy
  21. Shweta Taneja
  22. Vasudhendra
  23. Vikram Sampath

5 thoughts on “20 Bangalore Based Authors Who Write In English”

  1. Very useful. Glad to know we based with so many authors. You also add author Jane De Suza who is based in banglaore.

  2. Hi, we are currently working on a feature film project and are looking for authors or novelist or good writers. It’s good to see you have put this list here, By any chance would you have the contact details so that I can get in touch with them for our feature film? My name is Saleesh Samuel and I can be reached on 7760504628 and my email address is saleesh.samuel@dsgroupworld.in.

    1. Hey Saleesh. I am sure you could reach out to most of them on their social media channels and they would be responsive.

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