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Saikat Majumdar

WRITER

Saikat Majumdar is the author, most recently, of “Play House”, a novel about a young boy’s destructive obsession with theater and his mother’s life as a stage actress. The novel, a finalist for the Bangalore Literature Festival Fiction Prize and the Mumbai Film Festival Word to Screen Market, is currently being developed into a screenplay. Majumdar is also the author of a monograph, “Prose of the World”, and a previous novel, “Silverfish”. He is Professor of English and Creative Writing at Ashoka University in India, and a Fellow at the Newhouse Center for the Humanities at Wellesley College for 2017-18.

 

Session Detail

Lunchtime Readings: Beginnings and Endings

  • 16 September
  • 1pm-1:30pm
  • MINDSPARK LEARNING CANYON THEATER

Anne Hillerman, Laird Hunt, Margaret Coel, and Saikat Majumdar

To the Edge and Beyond

  • 16 September
  • 2:45pm-3:45pm
  • MINDSPARK LEARNING CANYON THEATER

Anne Hillerman, Margaret Coel and Stephen Graham Jones, in conversation with Saikat Majumdar

On Cultural Appropriation

  • 17 September
  • 11:45pm-12:45pm
  • MINDSPARK LEARNING CANYON THEATER

Anne Hillerman, Jovan Mays, Saikat Majumdar, Stephen Graham Jones and Yassmin Abdel-Mageid, in conversation with Laird Hunt

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