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Prakash Kona (born 1967) is an Indian novelist, essayist, poet and theorist who lives in Hyderabad, India. He writes in English, and is the author of the following books to date:

Nunc Stans [Creative Non-fiction: 2009, CROSSING CHAOS enigmatic ink, Ontario, Canada]
Pearls of an Unstrung Necklace [Fiction: 2005, Fugue State Press, New York]
Streets that Smell of Dying Roses [Fiction: 2003, Fugue State Press, New York]

Other works, including essays and fictional vignettes, are published widely on the Internet.

His fiction is highly unusual, an experimental combination of free-floating emotion and political theory that can depict, for example, a city or a love relationship in an ambiguous, flowing, non-concrete and yet highly personal and heartfelt manner.

He is currently working as an Associate Professor at the Department of English Literature, School of English Literary Studies, The English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU), Hyderabad.