Pankaj Mishra lives in London and India. He is the author of The Romantics
, winner of the Los Angeles Times
’s Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, and An End to Suffering: The Buddha in the World
. He is a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books
and The Guardian
. Mishra’s recent books include Temptations of the West: How to Be Modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet, and Beyond
and From the Ruins of Empire: The Intellectuals Who Remade Asia.