Sirisena-08

2008

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Hasanthika Sirisena

fiction

Hasanthika Sirisena's debut, The Other One (University of Massachusetts Press, 2016), won the 2015 Juniper Prize for Fiction. She is currently an Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing at Susquehanna University, an associate fiction editor at West Branch, and visiting faculty at the Vermont College of Fine Arts. Her essay collection Dark Tourist won the 2020 Gournay Prize and will be released in December 2021 by Mad Creek/Ohio State University Press.