The audio CDs to accompany 'Teach Yourself Nepali' (978 0 340 86707 5). The book and CDs can also be purchased in a pack (978 0 340 91384 0).
Michael Hutt studied for a BA in South Asian Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London from 1976 to 1980, and then for a PhD in Nepali, which was awarded in 1984. Since 1990 he has taught Nepali and Himalayan Studies at SOAS and has published a range of books and articles on Nepali language, literature, art and archirecture, politics and history. His most recent work deals with the problem faced by Nepali-speaking Bhutanese refugees. Abhi Subedi has an M.A.in literature and Ph.D. in literary theory. He did postgraduate language studies at Edinburgh University. He is currently Professor of English at Kirtipur, Tribhuvan University. He is a Nepali writer, critic, poet and playwright and has had over a dozen books published.