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Myth and Memoir: An In Person Writing Workshop with Samhita Arni | 2 March, 10 AM to 1 PM

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Myth and Memoir: An In Person Writing Workshop with Samhita Arni | 2 March, 10 AM to 1 PM

Join us for a writing workshop on Myth and Memoir with Samhita Arni! This workshop is for people curious about exploring the connection between the personal and universal. In this workshop we will examine the ways to infuse our lives, memories and family histories with the power of myth, understanding the mythic patterns and cadences that underlie both myth and in our individual experience.   We will use this workshop to harness this understanding to shape memoir into writing that has universal resonance, and understand how shaping our stories in this way allows our personal truth to embody, speak and relate...

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Book Launch of 'Tomorrow Someone Will Arrest You' - Author Meena Kandasamy in conversation with Samhita Arni | 14 February, 6:00 PM

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Book Launch of 'Tomorrow Someone Will Arrest You' - Author Meena Kandasamy in conversation with Samhita Arni | 14 February, 6:00 PM

Champaca is delighted to welcome you to an evening for the Bangalore launch of 'Tomorrow Someone Will Arrest You' by Meena Kandasamy - poet, writer, translator, anti-caste activist and academic. Get a chance to have a talk with the author and get your signed copy of the book. RSVP here  Meena Kandasamy will be in conversation with Samhita Arni.  About the speakers: Meena Kandasamy  Described by the Independent as a ‘one-woman, agit-prop literary-political movement’, Meena Kandasamy is a poet, writer, translator, anti-caste activist and academic based in India. Her extensive corpus includes two poetry collections, Touch (2006) and Ms Militancy (2010), as well as three novels,...

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Gita Chadha in conversation with Hiyaa Ghosh | 18 February ; 5 pm

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Gita Chadha in conversation with Hiyaa Ghosh | 18 February ; 5 pm

Join us to discuss books on Women in Science to celebrate International Day for Women and Girls in STEM with Dr Gita Chadha and Prof. Hiya Ghosh! This event is in collaboration with NCBS. RSVP here

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Andaleeb Wajid in conversation with Vidya Mani | 3 February, 5:00 PM

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Andaleeb Wajid in conversation with Vidya Mani | 3 February, 5:00 PM

Champaca is delighted to welcome you to an evening to explore Andaleeb Wajid's stories and their focus on love in the 'real' world. Andaleeb Wajid will be in conversation with Vidya Mani, co-founder of Funky Rainbow. Join us on 3 February 2024 at 5:00 PM! Please RSVP here! Open to Bangalore only.  About the speakers: Andaleeb has published more than 45 novels in the past 14 years. Her romance trilogy Jasmine Villa Series was published in February 2023 by Westland Publishers and her young adult (YA) novel The Henna Start-up was published by Duckbill in December 2023.Vidya Mani is the co-founder...

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Aadaab Urdu: A Workshop By Seema 'Noor' at BIC

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Aadaab Urdu: A Workshop By Seema 'Noor' at BIC

Champaca is delighted to collaborate with BIC [Bangalore International Centre] for an Urdu workshop with Seema 'Noor'! WORKSHOP CONTENT URDU VS HINDINuances and brief historyPronunciations unique to UrduEXPRESSION, POETRY & SPEAKINGActivities, exercises, and vocabularyAccessing ‘jazbaat’ unique to UrduAppreciating ‘sher-o-shayari’ of eminent poetsONLINE RESOURCESFamiliarisation with tools to explore Urdu literature *Anyone with basic knowledge of Hindi can attend*  Join us on 21, January 2024 from 10:30AM- 1:30 PM! Get your ticket here! LOCATION: 7, 4th Main Rd, Stage 2, Domlur, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560071 'Bangalore International Centre' Open to Bangalore only.  About Seema 'Noor': Seema ‘Noor’ is an Urdu shaayira who writes and performs her...

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