Maya Prabhu

Maya Prabhu is a writer of joint Indian and German heritage. Raised mostly in southern and eastern Africa,  she began her career in Kenya and Uganda. She now lives in Bangalore with her partner and her dog.

Maya holds an undergraduate degree (MA Cantab) in History from the University of Cambridge, and an MSc in International Relations & Media from the London School of Economics.

Alongside her preferred English, she speaks fluent German, intermediate French, and is learning Hindi. 


Contact Maya via email ( She'd be delighted to hear from you.