Book Releases

Book Releases

Venue: Amaravati (Plaza Steps)






Nov. 27

03:00-04:00 p.m.

Main Hijra…Main Laxmi!

Laxmi Narayan Tripathi

Published by Vani Prakashan

04:00- 04:30 p.m.

Atmospheric Embroidery

Meena Alexander

A collection of Poetry to be released by K. Satchidanandan. Published by Hatchette.

Nov. 28

03:45-04:30 p.m.


Tamil Translations of :

1. In Good Faith: A Journey in Search of an Unknown India (Saba Naqvi)

2.Change (Mo Yan)

3. Tinka-Tinka Tihar (Edited by Vimlaa Mehra and Vartika Nanda)

1. MudavanKutti Muhammad Ali

2.  Payani

3. M. Gopalakrishnan

1. To be released by T.M. Krishna followed by Author’s comments from Saba Naqvi

2. Introductory remarks by A.R. Venkatachalapathy. To be released by P.A. Krishnan

3. A collection of poems from the incarcerated women of Tihar. To be launched by Urvashi Butalia and

Editor’s Comments to be given by Vartika Nanda.

All three translations published by Kalachuvadu Publications.

04:30 – 05:00 p.m.

Like a Pinprick to the Heart

Shujoy Dutta 

Published by Speaking Tiger

Nov. 29

04:00-04:30 p.m.

Andal: The Autobiography of a Goddess

Priya Sarukkai Chabria (tr.) and Ravi Shankar (ed.)

Published by Zubaan