Jason Grunebaum

South Asian Languages & Civilizations

Jason Grunebaum is Senior Lecturer in the Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations. He is the translator of Uday Prakash's Hindi novel The Girl with the Golden Parasol (Yale University Press/Penguin India) and a trio of Prakash novellas entitled The Walls of Delhi (UWA Press). He has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship in Translation for his translation, with Ulrike Stark, of Manzoor Ahtesham's The Tale of the Missing Man, and a PEN Translation Fund Grant. He is also a member of the University Creative Writing Advisory Committee and has fiction published in One StoryWeb ConjunctionsSouthwest Review, and Third Coast. Salman Rushdie selected his Maria Ximenes da Costa de Carvalho Perreira as a distinguished short story in 2007.