Taran Khan

Taran N Khan is a journalist and non-fiction writer based in Mumbai. She grew up in Aligarh and was educated in Delhi and London. She writes on gender, Islam, popular culture and cinema and has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony and the Pro Helvetia Swiss Arts Council for her work on Afghanistan. She has been traveling to Afghanistan since 2006. Her first book, Map of Light and Dust: A Woman Walks Kabul, will be published by Chatto and Penguin India in 2019.


Agent Name: Emma Paterson