About Niranjana Iyer


I am a writer based in California  Ontario, Canada.  My publications appear

In Canada:

In Herizons Magazine, rabble.ca, Montreal Serai, and This Magazine

In the USA:

In Bookslut,  The Missouri Review, World Literature Today, The Smithsonian Magazine, Eclectica, The Christian Science Monitor, and several others.  One of my essays is part of a Penguin anthology of readings widely used as a college text.


In The Asian Review of Books (Hong Kong)

Education and Work Experience

I hold an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad, India, and a Liberal Arts degree from Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, USA. After spending several years in the corporate world, I now write full-time. I lived in India, the United States, Britain, and Canada before moving to California a few years ago.


Here’s an interview on Open Book: Toronto if you’d like to know more about me.