Sunetra Gupta is an acclaimed writer as well as Professor of Theoretical Epidemiology at Oxford University's Department of Zoology. She was born in Calcutta in 1965 and wrote her first works of fiction in Bengali. She has written five novels till date. Her first novel, Memories of Rain (1992), won the Sahitya Akademi Prize in 1997. Her novel A Sin of Colour (1999) won the Southern Arts Literature Prize in 2000. Her latest novel, So Good in Black, was released in February 2009. She recently won the Rosalind Franklin Award that recognizes the achievement of women in science.
Sunetra Gupta lives in Oxford with her husband and two daughters.
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