Centrepiece: New Writing and Art from the Northeast

Centrepiece: New Writing and Art from the Northeast

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 Pradesh,
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.

Art, poetry, photos, essays, and fiction by:

Zubeni Lotha - Minam Apang - Alyen Leeachum Foning - Aheli Moitra - Soibam Haripriya - Gertrude Lamare - Rini Barman - Nitoo Das - Thingnam Anjulika Samom - Parismita Singh - Dolly Kikon - Ayangbe Mannen - Aungmakhai Chak - Jacqueline Zote - Meena Laishram - Prashansa Gurung - Shreya Debi and Bilseng R Marak - Mona Zote - Nabina Das - Mamang Dai - Sanatombi Ningombam - Kundo Yumnam
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Program for 13th November 2017:

11 AM: Introductions

11.15 AM: Panel discussion with contributors Parismita Singh (ed.), Jacqueline Zote, Gertrude Lamare, Nitoo Das

12 to 12.15 PM: Q & A
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This book has been made possible with the generous support of the Heinrich Böll Foundation and the Sasakawa Peace Foundation, and has been published by Zubaan, an independent, feminist publishing house based in New Delhi with a strong general and academic list.

For more information, please contact Meghna Singh:
meghnas@zubaanbooks.com / 9650852302.

Date: November 13th, 11 AM
Venue: Ashoka University, Sonipat