Gaurav Monga

Gaurav Monga is a prose poet from New Delhi, India. His debut book, Tears for Rahul Dutta, was published by Philistine Press. Much of his other work can be read at Birkensnake, Zero Ducats, Juked, Spurl Editions, Danse Macabre and Sein und Werden. He is also the author of the book "Ruins," and the short-fiction anthology "Family Matters." He teaches creative writing, literature, German, theater and epistemology, and has worked at schools and universities in India, Nepal, and Switzerland. He is currently teaching in the Czech Republic.

There are cities buried under this one

By Gaurav Monga / May 6, 2018 / 0 Comments

Gaurav Monga’s marvelous and strange fragments have the feel of being found as a sheaf of unbound, unnumbered pages in a yellowing envelope, laying perhaps on an otherwise empty shelf at the back on an abandoned safe-deposit vault. They tell of a lost city of self, ancient excavations, and half-glimpsed memory.

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