Datta, Sukanya

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(1961-    ) Indian zoologist, with a doctorate from the University of Calcutta, and author of both popular science books and sf short stories, the latter first assembled as Once Upon a Blue Moon: Science Fiction Stories (coll 2006). Her work, some of which could be described as Hard SF, focuses on the challenge of new Technologies in the complex world of Near Future India, which is seen as a land of humane enterprise. Some of the tales are fantasy. Further collections in similar vein are Beyond the Blue: A Collection of Sci-Fi Stories (coll 2008), Worlds Apart: Science Fiction Stories (coll 2012) and Other Skies (coll 2017). [JC/DRL]

Sukanya Datta

born Calcutta, India: 1961


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