IHC-ILF Samanvay 2019
Date : Fri, 8 Nov 2019
Time : 11:00 AM
About the Event
Day 1 | November 8, Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 noon: Nature writing in the Age of Global Warming with author & columnist Ranjit Lal. In collaboration with HarperCollins Children’s Books.
12 noon - 1.00 pm: Introduction to Graphic fiction narratives. Graphic novelist & cartoonist Vishwajyoti Ghosh in conversation.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Reception of Harry Potter in India. A discussion.
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Travel Writing and our Everyday with Ajoy Sodani, travel writer. In collaboration with Rajkamal Prakashan.
7:00 pm: Panel discussion on Nabarun Bhattacharya’s fictional masterpiece, Herbert, followed by the screening of the film adaptation of the novel by the same name directed by Suman Mukhopadhyay from 8:00 pm onwards - Herbert (Bengali with Eng subtitles/2005/142 mins). In collaboration with Seagull Books.
Panellists: Suman Mukhopadhyay, Director of Herbert; Tathagata Bhattacharya, journalist, writer & son of Nabarun Bhattacharya. Moderator: Nilanjana Bhowmick, journalist, writer & poet