Basu, Kunal

About Kunal Basu

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Sturrock, Matt. "Morbus Gallicus." Times Literary Supplement, vol. 5698, 2012

Phillips, Mike. "Racists by Kunal Basu." The Guardian, 21 Jan. 2006

Davidson, Sarah. "A Scientific Stance." Times Literary Supplement, vol. 5363, 2006

Overdorf, Jason. "The God In the Artist." Far Eastern Economic Review, vol. 166, no. 26, 2003

Mahawatte, Royce. "On the Royal Bed." Times Literary Supplement, vol. 5212, 2003

Sarna, Navtej. "God's Own Medicine." Times Literary Supplement, vol. 5120, 2001



Doctor, Geeta. "Kunal Basu on His New Book Kalkatta." The Hindu, 19 Nov. 2016

Puri, Ina. "The Outsider-Insider." The Telegraph, 15 Mar. 2010



Roy, Rituparna. "Of Art and the Artist: Kunal Basi's The Miniaturist as a Mughal/Modern Novel." Writing India Anew: Indian English Fiction 2000-2010, Sen and Roy (eds.), 2013

Burns, Lawrence, et al. " Race, Science and a Novel: An Interdisciplinary Dialogue." Developing World Bioethics, vol. 8, no. 3, 2008 




Kalkatta (2015)

The Yellow Emperor's Cure (2011)

Racists (2006)

The Miniaturist (2003)

The Opium Clerk (2001)


Short Story Collections

The Japanese Wife (2008)


Essays/Articles/Non-Fiction/Short Stories

"Searching Blindly for the Truth in Black and White." Times Higher Education Supplement, no. 1724, 2006


Audio and Audiovisual Material

In Conversation with Kunal Basu. YouTube, 19 Nov. 2017

An Interview with Kunal Basu. YouTube, 9 Nov. 2015