Anjali Enjeti is an award-winning, Pushcart Prize-nominated essayist, journalist and literary critic. Her book reviews, profiles, and articles have appeared in NBC, The Guardian, Atlanta Journal Constitution, The Literary Hub, Los Angeles Review of Books, Kirkus, the Minneapolis Star Tribune, The Millions, The Rumpus, Paste, Khabar, ArtsATL and Atlanta Magazine. Her essays have appeared in The Guardian, The New York Times, Alternet, Huffington Post, Washington Post, Dame, Prime Number Magazine, several anthologies, and elsewhere. Her humor has appeared in Huffington Post and McSweeney’s Internet Tendency.
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 Magazine. She is on creative nonfiction faculty at the Etowah Valley Writers Institute, the low-residency MFA program at Reinhardt University, has been awarded writers’ residencies at The Hambidge Center and Rivendell Writers’ Colony, and is a member of the National Book Critics Circle and the Decatur Book Festival programming committee. She lives near Atlanta, where she has recently completed her first novel, Shiva’s End, and is at work on her second novel, The Parted Earth.