Musical Readings with Priyanka Setia and Yuki Ellias was held at the Times Lit Fest on Sunday, December 16, 2018. Click here to read about the event. Thank you to everyone who joined us.
As Indian Novels Collective turns 1, here's a look back at the year gone by and what we have in store next. Thank you for being a part of our journey!
Here’s translator and literary critic Shanta Ghokale’s account on the evening Remembering Premchand.
Eminent novelist Kiran Nagarkar announced the first lot of books finalised for translation with our publishing partner Speaking Tiger. The books are Ranangan by Vishram Bedekar (Marathi), Pacchpan Khambe Lal Deewarein by Usha Priyamvada (Hindi), Padma Nadir Majhi by Manik Bandyopadhyay (Bangla), Safeena-e-Gham-e-Dil by Qurratulain Hyder (Urdu) and Carvalho by K P Purnachandra Tejaswi (Kannada).
Thank you everyone for joining us on Sunday, July 29, 2018 as we celebrated Munshi Premchand's birthday with a session on translation, conversations and reading from Godaan.
On Saturday, April 28, 2018, Indian Novels Collective celebrated Marathi, Gujarati and Konkani literature by inviting eminent writers in the three languages for a session on readings and conversations on regional literature.
At the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival 2017, Indian Novels Collective continued to explore the connection between Indian literature and cinema with readings of Indian classics by renowned artists and their tantalising visual counterparts.
On the final day of the Times Litfest 2017, actors Richa Chadha and Vivek Oberoi read out scenes from novels – Pather Panchali, Maare Gaye Gulfam and Teesri Kasam – that have been made into films.
Lalon Fakir united people of different communities through his songs that expressed love of mankind and of God. Danish Husain with the help of two Baul singers bought this message in an accessible and engaging way to the audience at Times LitFest 2017.