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Ruchika Tomar



Ruchika Tomar received her BA in English Literature from UC Irvine and an MFA in Fiction from Columbia University. She has received fellowships from The Center for Fiction, The MacDowell Colony and Vermont Studio Center. A former Wallace Stegner Fellow, she is currently a Jones Lecturer at Stanford University. Her first novel, “A Prayer for Travelers,” is forthcoming from Riverhead Press (2019).