Shankari Chandran

Shankari Chandran was raised in Canberra, Australia. She spent a decade in London, working as a lawyer in the social justice field. She eventually returned home to Australia, where she now lives with her husband and four children. She is the author of Song of the Sun God, The Barrier and Chai Time at Cinnamon Gardens, which won the 2023 Miles Franklin Literary Award.

Shankari Chandran is appearing in the following events:

Shankari Chandran: Safe Haven

Miles Franklin–winning novelist Shankari Chandran (Chai Time at Cinnamon Gardens) introduces her eagerly awaited follow-up story of displacement, refuge and love, Safe Haven, on stage with Elizabeth McCarthy.   

In partnership with Queen Victoria Women’s Centre
Sat 11 May 12:00pm @ Queen Victoria Women's Centre