About

Jai Chakrabarti is the author of the debut novel, A Play for the End of the World, which was published by Knopf in September, and praised by Oprah Daily as “a paean to art.” His short fiction has appeared in numerous journals and has been anthologized in The O. Henry Prize Stories, The Best American Short Stories, and awarded a Pushcart Prize. His story “A Small Sacrifice for an Enormous Happiness” was performed on Selected Shorts by Symphony Space. His nonfiction has been published in The Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, Writer’s Digest, Berfrois, and LitHub. He was an Emerging Writer Fellow with A Public Space and received an MFA from Brooklyn College. Born in Kolkata, India, he now splits his time between Brooklyn, NY, and the Hudson Valley. 

***In addition to being a writer I’m also a technologist, and I’ve written about my journey for Fast Company.

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