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Wednesday, 12th August, 2020
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is an award-winning and bestselling novelist, poet, activist and teacher of writing. She has won many awards, including the American Book Award and the Premio Scanno. Her work has been published in over 100 magazines and anthologies while her books have been translated into 29 languages. Several of her works have been made into films and plays. She teaches at the internationally acclaimed writing programme at the University of Houston.
THE CONSOLATION OF THE PAST, THE PROMISE OF THE FUTURE
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni and Amit Majmudar in conversation
Two prominent Indian American authors speak of their writing, and the inspirations they draw from myth and memory to understand and articulate the present and the future. A fascinating conversation with trailblazing novelist Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni and multifaceted writer, poet and radiologist Amit Majmudar.