Anjali Enjeti is an essayist, literary critic and novelist. She is the first prize winner of the 2015 Prime Number Magazine Award for Creative Nonfiction. Her most recent work has appeared in The Guardian US, The New York Times, Alternet, Huffington Post, The Washington Post and Dame. Her humor has appeared in McSweeney’s Internet Tendency and The Mid, where she is a regular contributing writer. Her book reviews, author interviews, and articles have appeared in The Guardian US, Los Angeles Review of Books, Kirkus, The Millions, Paste, PANK, XO Jane, Khabar, and ArtsATL, a comprehensive news source for the arts in Atlanta. She has profiled Pulitzer Prize-winning, crtically acclaimed and best-selling authors.
Anjali holds a B.S. in Psychology from Duke University, a J.D. from Washington University School of Law, and a MFA in creative writing at Queens University in Charlotte, where she served as a fiction editorial assistant for Qu Literary Journal. She has been awarded writers’ residencies at The Hambidge Center and Rivendell Writers’ Colony and is a member of the National Book Critics Circle. She lives with her family near Atlanta, Georgia.
She’s recently completed her first novel, Shiva’s End.