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Samit Basu

Samit Basu  

Samit Basu is a writer of books, films and comics. His first novel, The Simoqin Prophecies (Penguin India), the first book in the bestselling Gameworld Trilogy, was published when Samit was 23, and marked the beginning of Indian English fantasy writing. The other books in the trilogy are The Manticore’s Secret and The Unwaba Revelations. Samit’s other novels include a superhero novel, Turbulence (Hachette India), and a YA novel, Terror on the Titanic (Scholastic). His work in comics ranges from historical romance to zombie comedy, and includes diverse collaborators, from X-Men/Felix Castor writer Mike Carey to Terry Gilliam and Duran Duran. Samit was born in Calcutta, educated in Calcutta and London, and currently divides his time between Delhi and Mumbai. He can be found on Twitter, @samitbasu, and at >samitbasu.com

Samit Basu will be in conversation with fellow graphic novel authors Amruta Patil and Appupen in a session, Graphically Speaking, in Chennai on February 16, 2013 at the Sir Mutha Venkatasubba Rao Concert Hall in Lady Andal School.

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