“Delighted to launch Sudha Murty’s 200th title, “Here, There & Everywhere”, in Bangalore last night. She writes with such lucidity & simplicity,& her stories never fail to move the reader. Such a joy to read her best work in one anthology” – said Shashi Tharoor after releasing the latest book by Sudha Murty.
The 200th title of Sudha Murty has been launched by Shashi Tharoor at Bengaluru.
Here, There and Everywhere is a celebration of her literary journey and is her 200th title across genres and languages. Bringing together her best-loved stories from various collections alongside some new ones and a thoughtful introduction, here is a book that is, in every sense, as multifaceted as its author.
Sudha Murty is the chairperson of the Infosys Foundation in India. She has a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. She started her career as a development engineer and has also taught computer science at Bangalore University colleges. Sudha Murty is a prolific writer in Kannada and English. She is a columnist for English and Kannada dailies with twenty-nine books and 200 titles to her credit. Her books have been translated into all major Indian languages. She has been honoured with various awards for her philanthropic and literary efforts. She has also received the Padma Shri from the Government of India as well as seven honorary doctorates from universities in India.