Bio

Parul Sehgal is an editor at The New York Times Book Review. She was previously the books editor at NPR.org and a senior editor at Publishers Weekly. Her work has appeared in Bookforum, NewYorker.com, Tin House, Slate and The Literary Review among other publications. She is the recipient of the Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing from the National Book Critics Circle. Her TED talk on literature can be viewed here.

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