Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Born: January 1, 1956
Nationality: United States of America,India
Occupation: writer,poet,journalist,novelist,essayist,short story writer
Biography: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni (born Chitralekha Banerjee, July 29, 1956) is an Indian-American author, poet, and the Betty and Gene McDavid Professor of Writing at the University of Houston Creative Writing Program.