CHANDRAHAS CHOUDHURY is the Fiction and Poetry editor at The Caravan. He is the author of the novel Arzee the Dwarf (HarperCollins, 2009) and editor of ananthology of short stories, India: A Traveler’s Literary Companion (Whereabouts Press, 2010). He studied English at Delhi University and Cambridge University. His book reviews appear in The New York Times, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal.