Sujata Parashar

Sujata Parashar

Sujata Parashar is a novelist, poet, short story writer and social worker. She has written seven books so far. Her debut novel, In Pursuit of Infidelity (2009) was a bestseller. She also has a poetry book series to her credit, titled, Poetry Out and Loud. Her latest book is a collection of short - stories, titled, That Woman You See (2015). She has won awards for her first poetry book and her first short - story. Sujata has served on the planning board of a couple of prestigious literature festivals of India. She has also led a nature - writing initiative under Kumaon Literature Festival called Fellows of Nature (FON) to promote awareness about Nature. Sujata is a founder member of Empowering Minds; a Delhi based NGO focusing on education and mental health issues of women and children. In 2016 Sujata was presented the Karamveer Chakra Award- instituted by iCongo in association with the UN conferred to individuals who bring about positive social impact in the lives of people and planet. Sujata loves to travel, try out different world cuisine and unwinds by watching a period film.

Member Since: 9/1/2014

Country: India

Identity: Writer

Workplace: Writers Circle