Rabindranath Maharaj is the author of seven novels and three short story collections. His fifth novel, The Amazing Absorbing Boy, won both the Toronto Book Award and the Trillium Fiction Prize. In 2013, Maharaj was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. He resides in Ajax, Ontario.
Events Rabindranath Maharaj was involved in
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 7:30 PM
Authors Amy Jones, Rabindranath Maharaj and Zalika Reid-Benta read from their latest works at the Markham Public Library.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 7:30 PM
The editors of the Luminous Ink: Writers on Writing in Canada anthology (Dionne Brand, Tessa McWatt and Rabindranath Maharaj) will discuss the book and what it means to be a writer in Canada with moderator Marc Côté.
Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Austin Clarke, Charlotte Gray, Helen Humphreys,Rabindranath Maharaj, Rosemary Sullivan, Guy Vanderhaeghe and Richard B. Wright discuss their Toronto Book Award–winning books at the unveiling of the Toronto Book Garden.