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Parul Sehgal is senior editor and a columnist at The New York Times Book Review. Her work has appeared in the online and print editions of Slate, Bookforum, The New Yorker, Tin House, 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.

She has spoken at the New School, NYU, Harvard University, Yale Law School, Book Expo America, and the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP). She is a regular contributor to NPR, NY1’s The Book Reader, and Slate’s Audio Book Club. She is currently teaching in the graduate program at Columbia University.

Read an interview with Parul here.

Watch her TED talk on jealousy and literature.

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