Portrait of Christopher Kremmer

Christopher Kremmer

Christopher Kremmer is the author of Inhaling the Mahatma, a memoir of the eight years in which he lived and worked in India.

His other books include The Carpet Wars: A Journey Across the Islamic Heartlands, Bamboo Palace: Discovering the Lost Dynasty of Laos, and a historical novel, The Chase, set in Australia in the 1940s and 50s.

Christopher’s books have been published in ten countries, including several translations, and have been recognised in many literary awards. Christopher has recently returned to Melbourne where he has taken on the role of Director of Communications and Publishing at the Australia India Institute based at the University of Melbourne.