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Vivek Narayanan’s books of poems are After (New York Review Books / HarperCollins India, 2022), Life and Times of Mr S and Universal Beach. A full-length collection of his selected poems in Swedish translation was published in 2015. He has been a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University (2013–14) and a Cullman Fellow at the New York Public Library (2015–16).  His poems, stories, translations and critical essays have appeared in journals like Poetry, The Paris Review, Chimurenga Chronic, Poetry at Sangam, Granta, Poetry Review (UK), Modern Poetry in Translation, Harvard Review, Agni, The Caribbean Review of Books, Aroop and elsewhere, as well as in anthologies like The Penguin Book of the Prose Poem and The Bloodaxe Book of Contemporary Indian Poetry. Narayanan currently teaches poetry in the MFA program at George Mason University, where he also sits on the boards of the Cheuse International Writers Center and Poetry Daily. 

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