Pankaj Mishra Bloombergview.com - Articles by Pankaj Mishra
Pankaj Mishra, a Bloomberg View columnist, is the author of "From the Ruins of Empire: The Intellectuals Who Remade Asia," "Temptations of the West: How to be Modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet and Beyond," "The Romantics: A Novel," and "An End to Suffering: The Buddha in the World." Born in northern India, Mishra attended college in Allahabad and Delhi. He contributes to the New York Review of Books, the New Yorker, the Guardian and the London Review of Books, and is a regular commentator on the BBC. A fellow of Britain's Royal Society of Literature, he divides his time between London and Mashobra, a village in the Himalayan foothills in India.