Guy Gunaratne

Guy Gunaratne grew up in North West London and has worked as a designer, documentary filmmaker and video journalist covering post-conflict areas around the world, as well as co-founding two technology companies. He was shortlisted for the 4th Estate/Guardian Books B4ME Short Story Prize. He lives between London, UK, and Malmo, Sweden. His debut novel, In Our Mad and Furious City, was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize and the Jhalak Prize and shortlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize, Goldsmiths Prize, Gordon Burn Prize, Writers Guild Awards and Authors Club Best First Novel Award.