Skanda Prasad

Skanda Prasad is the winner of the 2017 Thomas Lux Poetry Award. Skanda was born in the South Indian city of Bangalore and moved to Atlanta in 2014 to pursue a PhD in Electrical Engineering. At Georgia Tech, he had the good fortune to learn poetry from Professor Lux and participate in the Poetry@Tech program. Skanda has previously presented his poems at the Clough Art Crawl.