Name Rimi Chatterjee
Education University of Oxford
|Occupation Novelist, Reader at Jadavpur University, Kolkata|
Period Modern, Sixteenth-century India
Genre General, science fiction, historical
Books The City of Love, Empires of the Mind: A History of the Oxford University Press in India Under the Raj
Rimi B. Chatterjee is an author based in Kolkata, India. She has published three novels and one academic history which won the SHARP deLong Prize for History of the Book in 2006, as well as a number of translations and short stories. She has been nominated twice for the Vodafone Crossword Book Award, once for fiction and once for translation. She teaches English at Jadavpur University.
Empires of the Mind won the SHARP deLong Prize for 2007, an international academic prize awarded annually by the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing for outstanding work in the history of the book.