‘Skirt’ – my poetry film at Hyderabad Literary Festival 2019

If you are at Hyderabad Literary Festival this January, don’t miss ‘Trans-Verse’ at Shaheen block, conceptualized and curated by Saima Afreen, showcasing works of eight poets from India, France, Portugal, Brazil, and Ireland. Yekta, Marcio Andre, Rochelle Potkar, Santasree Chaudhuri, Saima Afreen, Colm Scully, Mriganka Shekhar Ganguly, and Carolina Floare. “How does a poet’s mind…

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Chandrabhaga

It’s joyous to receive mail from Jayanta Mahapatra with a sweet note, and a copy of Chandrabhaga, which also has a short story ‘Mist’ by me, a review of ‘Four Degrees of Separation’ by Sukrita Paul Kumar, and my review essay on books by 10 poets. (ref pic 3). The volume had much more (picture…

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Poetry, workshops, and book launches

Celebrating the launch of Sonnet Mondal’s Karmic Chanting  book launch. As I get ready for a poetry workshop for the 3-day Ahmedabad Design Fest (https://adf.glsid.org/) with Neha Bahuguna, here’s remembering the beautiful morning spent reading poems on Climate Change at Mahindra before a conference on Climate Change, ESG & Business Strategy. (Thank you Madhu for sharing…

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