Writers, etc. with Vishwajyoti Ghosh, 14 March 2014
The Embassy of France in India/Institut Français en Inde and Alliance Française de Delhi have the pleasure of hosting the 28th session of “Writers, etc.” with graphic novelist Vishwajyoti Ghosh on the publication of This Side, That Side, an anthology on Partition with graphic narratives from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh. He will be in conversation with Indrajit Hazra, writer and journalist.
Writers, Etc. is a cultural event jointly organised by the Book Office of the Embassy of France in India, Institut Français en Inde and the Alliance Française de Delhi. This monthly rendezvous is a platform for literature, a space where the written word gets primacy, where literary ideas and their practitioners can genuinely interact with each other and the general public. The event will take place on
at M.L. Bhartia Auditorium
Alliance Française de Delhi
72, Lodi Estate, New Delhi 110003.
VISHWAJYOTI GHOSH is a graphic novelist and has curated This Side, That Side, an anthology on Partition with graphic narratives from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh. Ghosh is also the author of the critically acclaimed graphic novel Delhi Calm and Times New Roman & Countrymen, a visual book of classified ads. His comics and cartoons are regularly published in India’s leading newspapers and journals. He lives and works in New Delhi.
INDRAJIT HAZRA is a writer and journalist. He is the author of the novels, The Burnt Forehead of Max Saul (Ravi Dayal Publisher, 2000), The Garden of Earthly Delights (IndiaInk, 2003) and The Bioscope Man (Penguin India, 2008), which have also been published in French translations. His first work of non-fiction, Grand Delusions: A Short History of Kolkata has been published by Aleph Book Company in 2013. His popular political and cultural column, Red Herring, appears in Hindustan Times every Sunday.