Karan Mahajan

Karan Mahajan

Assistant Professor of Literary Arts

Office Location
68.5 Brown Street
Phone: (401) 863 3260
[email protected]


Fall 2021 courses

 LITR 12oo, Sec. 1 – Writers on Writing

LITR 2700, Sec. 1 -- Seminar in Pedagogy

Spring 2022 -- on assignment

Karan Mahajan is the author of Family Planning, a finalist for the International Dylan Thomas Prize, and The Association of Small Bombs, which was shortlisted for the 2016 National Book Awards, won the 2017 New York Public Library Young Lions Award, and was named one of the New York Times Book Review's "Ten Best Books of 2016." In 2017, he was selected as one of Granta's "Best of Young American Novelists." His essays and criticism have appeared in the New York TimesThe New Yorker Online, n+1The New Republic, and other venues.