Book Launch of 'Centrepiece:

Book Launch of 'Centrepiece:

New Writing and Art from Northeast India'
Creator: Zubaan. All rights reserved.

Curated and put together by writer and graphic artist Parismita Singh, 21 women writers and artists come together in this stunning collection that combines words and pictures to explore the theme of work. Whether it's brewing beer, or hawking everyday goods, or weaving fabrics and fairytales, women from Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Arunachal, Nagaland and the Chittagong Hill Tracts bring us a feast of words and pictures that showcase the region known as the 'Northeast' with nuance, complexity and humour. Join us in celebrating this wonderful book.

6.30 PM: Introductions
 
6.40 to 7.30 PM: Panel discussion with contributors Parismita Singh, Anjulika Thingnam, Jacqueline Zote, Gertrude Lamare, Ayangbe Mannen, Rini Barman, Nitoo Das, Alyen Foning.

7.30 to 7.45PM: Q & A
 
7.45 PM onwards: Snacks; cocktail reception by SPF

Venue: Dzukou Tribal kitchen, E-22, 3rd Floor, Hauz Khas Main Market, New Delhi, India - 110016

Information:

Chok Tsering
Program Co-ordinator, Democracy & Dialogue Programme
E: chok.tsering@in.boell.org