Another impressive technician of words that will be at JaxByJax is Sohrab Homi Fracis.
Sohrab Homi Fracis is the first Asian to win the Iowa Short Fiction Award for his short story collection, Ticket to Minto: Stories of India and America. This book has received great mentions and reviews from publications, such as Other Voices, India Currents, Weber Studies, The Toronto Review, Slice Magazine, and South Asian Review, to name a few. Since the publishing of his award winning book, Sohrab has appeared in book reading and signings, leading fiction writing workshops, and also working on a new novel, Go Home.
Be sure to visit him with questions, just to say hi, or get your copy of Ticket to Minto signed.
For more info visit his website http://www.fracis.com