At Champaca Goa store in Anjuna we deep dive into "River of Stories" by Orijit Sen in a discussion moderated by Rhea Lopez. Often considered as India's first graphic novel, this conversation will explore the books' narrative style, Orijit's graphic practices and choices for this book and the significance of its story even today after 25 years.
Join us on 27, January 2024 at 5:30 PM!
Open at Goa only.
About the speakers:
Orijit Sen is an Indian graphic artist known for his pioneering work in graphic novels and social activism. His book "River of Stories" is a visually stunning exploration of India's cultural diversity and the impact of globalization on traditional ways of life, blending artistry with insightful storytelling.
Rhea Lopez is a wildlife biologist and conservationist who studies Goa's traditional river fisheries and their coexistence with crocodiles, otters and mangroves. She works on climate change, livelihoods and biodiversity issues and loves listening to people's stories about the environment.