New & Selected Poems


This book brings together selections from Mani Rao’s poetry from over the last three decades of her writing and publishing poetry internationally. Poems here are from previous books published out of Hong Kong including from Ghostmasters and echolocation, and include new, long poems recently published in journals in the USA; New & Selected Poems makes Rao’s extensive poetic works available to Indian readers for the first time since 1992.

Read review in The Hindu here by Gopikrishna Koottoor.

Excerpts: Asia Literary Review

Buy at publisher’s website here. Available at Kitabkhana in Mumbai, and Atta Galatta in Bangalore.


Poet, translator and scholar based in India, writing in English.