Akshita Nanda

Akshita Nanda


Akshita Nanda is the author of Beauty Queens of Bishan (Penguin Random House Southeast Asia, 2019) and Nimita’s Place (shortlisted for the 2017 Epigram Books Fiction Prize and adapted for the stage by TheatreWorks, 2019). A journalist at The Straits Times since 2007, she is pursuing a Masters in International Affairs at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy.

Akshita Nanda is featured in the following SWF event(s):

Not Here, Not There

10 Nov, Sun 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Asian Civilisations Museum, Ngee Ann Auditorium
Festival Pass Event

Writing as Author-Journalists

10 Nov, Sun 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
National Gallery Singapore, Rooftop Studios 1 - 4
Festival Pass Event