Discipline: Literature – fiction

Siddhartha Deb

Discipline: Literature – fiction
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell Fellowships: 2013

Siddhartha Deb worked on a new novel, The Light at the End of the World (Soho Press), at MacDowell. His last book, a work of narrative nonfiction called The Beautiful and the Damned: Life in the New India, was a finalist for the Orwell Prize in Britain and won the Pen Open Book Award in 2012.



Siddhartha Deb worked in the Schelling studio.

Marian MacDowell funded construction of this studio the year that the organization was established and the first artists arrived for residency. It was called Bark Studio until 1933, when it was renamed in honor of Ernest Schelling, a composer, pianist, and orchestral leader who served as president of what was then called the Edward MacDowell…

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