Nikesh Shuklais the editor of British Book Award-shortlisted anthologyThe Good Immigrant, a collection of essays by British writers of colour about race and immigration in the UK. His debut novel,Coconut Limited, was shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award.
Nikesh has written for TheGuardian, Observer,Independent,Esquire,Buzzfeed,Viceand BBC2,LitHub,Guernicaand BBC Radio 4.
Nikesh was one ofForeign Policymagazine's 100 Global Thinkers andThe Bookseller's 100 most influential people in publishing in 2016 and in 2017. He is the co-founder of the literary journal,The Good Journal and The Good Literary Agency.