Rishi Reddi is a writer and environmental lawyer living in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She is the author of Karma and Other Stories, published by ecco/ HarperCollins and winner of the 2008 PEN New England / L.L. Winship prize for fiction. Her work has been read on National Public Radio, performed at Symphony Space, and published in Best American Stories. Her first novel, West, is forthcoming in 2014.