‘Write Here’ takes us into our authors’ writing spaces across the globe, where they tell us about how they go about their craft. We mark each location on the map at the bottom of each post. Today we travel to Pune, India, where Anjali Joseph writes amongst Banyan trees and pi-dogs.
The writer of Another Country, whose protagonist Leela lives in each of these cities in turn, talks about some of her favourite places to visit or eat and drink in each…
Another Country is out now, and is the superb second novel from the author of the multiple-award winning Saraswati Park.
Anjali Joseph was born in Bombay in 1978. She read English at Trinity College, Cambridge, and has taught English at the Sorbonne. More recently she has written for the Times of India in Bombay and been a Commissioning Editor for ELLE (India). She graduated from the MA in Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia with distinction in 2008. Her first novel, Saraswati Park, was published by 4th Estate in 2010.