Amitav Ghosh Biography
Amitav Ghosh was born on July 11th, 1956 and is currently 67 years old. Amitav Ghosh was born in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Ghosh attended University of Delhi where he received a B.A and M.A. and University of Oxford where he received a Ph.D. Social Anthropology.
Amitav Ghosh is probably best known for his Non-Fiction Books. There are currently 8 books available. The first was released in 1993 with the novel In an Antique Land. The most recently released novel was The Nutmeg's Curse which was released in 2021. There are no upcoming non-fiction books by Amitav at this time.
Amitav Ghosh Awards & Accolades
Amitav Ghosh was nominated for the International Booker Prize, Outstanding Achievement in Fiction, in 2015. Ghosh's book, The Calcutta Chromosome won the Arthur C. Clarke Award, Best Science Fiction Novel, in 1997.
Amitav Ghosh books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Sea of Poppies was nominated for the Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book, in 2008. Flood of Fire was nominated for the Goodreads Awards, Best Historical Fiction, in 2015.
Amitav Ghosh F.A.Q
When was Amitav Ghosh Born? How old is Amitav Ghosh?
Amitav Ghosh was born on July 11th, 1956. Amitav Ghosh is currently 67 years old.
Where was Amitav Ghosh Born?
Amitav Ghosh was born in Kolkata, West Bengal, India and is Indian.
What book awards has Amitav Ghosh won?
Ghosh's book, The Calcutta Chromosome won the award Arthur C. Clarke Award, Best Science Fiction Novel, in 1997.
What was the first book Amitav Ghosh wrote?
The first novel written by Amitav Ghosh was The Circle of Reason, published in 1986.
What was the most recent book Amitav Ghosh wrote?
His most recently released work was The Nutmeg's Curse on October 18th, 2021.
Will there be any more books by Amitav Ghosh?
Amitav Ghosh does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.
How many books has Amitav Ghosh written?
Amitav Ghosh has written 18 books. 3 books in the Ibis Trilogy Series, 6 Standalone Novels, 8 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in the Poetry Collections.