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Uma Krishnaswami

About Uma Krishnaswami

Uma Krishnaswami lives in New Mexico and is on the faculty of the Vermont College of Fine Arts.

No Joke! Humor and Culture in Middle-Grade Books

When I was a child, growing up in the various parts of India to which my father’s job took us, books were my friends, and I liked them funny. I discovered my grandfather’s P. G. Wodehouse collection at the age of eleven and was at once enchanted by the amiable lunacy of fictional worlds like […]