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Akil Kumarasamy

  • 2024–2025
  • Fiction & Poetry
  • Beatrice Shepherd Blane Fellow
  • Rutgers University-Newark
Portrait of Akil Kumarasamy
Photo By Vidhya Manivanna

An assistant professor at Rutgers University–Newark, Akil Kumarasamy is a fiction writer and the author of Half Gods (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018) and Meet Us by the Roaring Sea (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2022). At Radcliffe, she will work on a novel that deals with the migration of trees, the female body, and communication with the more-than-human world.

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