Sanjoy K. Roy

August 16, 2017

Sanjoy K. Roy is the Managing Director of Teamwork Arts, which produces over 25 performing arts, visual arts and literary festivals across 40 global cities, and includes the world’s largest free literary gathering, the annual ZEE Jaipur Literature ...

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Vikas Swarup

July 9, 2017

Vikas Swarup is the High Commissioner of India to Canada and the author of “Q&A”, which was filmed as the Oscar-winning “Slumdog Millionaire”, “Six Suspects”, and “The Accidental Apprentice”. His novels have been translated into m...

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Larry Pressler

July 9, 2017

Larry Pressler was raised on a South Dakota farm. First in his family to attend college, he interrupted his Rhodes Scholarship in Oxford to enlist in the US Army and serve two combat tours in Vietnam. He went on to earn graduate degrees from Oxford, ...

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Anne Waldman

July 9, 2017

Anne Waldman is a poet, performer, professor, editor, and cultural activist. She is the author of over 40 books of poetry, including the book-length hybrid narrative eco-poem “Manatee/Humanity” and the feminist epic “The Iovis Trilogy: Colors i...

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Crisosto Apache

August 16, 2017

Crisosto Apache is an enrolled member of the Mescalero Apache Tribe from New Mexico. He earned his MFA from the Institute of American Indian Arts. His work has been published in Denver Quarterly (Pushcart Prize Nominee), Hawaii Review, and most recen...

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William Dalrymple

July 9, 2017

William Dalrymple is a bestselling author of “In Xanadu”, “City of Djinns”, “From the Holy Mountain”, “White Mughals”, “The Last Mughal”, “Nine Lives”, and most recently, “Return of a King: An Indian Army in Afghanistan”. ...

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Lori Erickson

July 9, 2017

Lori Erickson is one of the top travel writers in the U.S., specializing in spiritual journeys. Her new memoir “Holy Rover: Journeys in Search of Mystery, Miracles, and God” explores the transformative power of travel through trips to a dozen hol...

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Anosh Irani

July 9, 2017

Anosh Irani’s latest novel, “The Parcel”, was a finalist for the Governor General’s Literary Award, the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize, and the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize. His play “Bombay Black” won the Dora Mavor Moore Award for ...

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Suki Kim

August 8, 2017

Suki Kim is an investigative journalist, a novelist, and the only writer ever to have lived undercover in North Korea. She is the author of a New York Times bestselling literary nonfiction “Without You, There Is No Us: Undercover Among the Sons of ...

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Shashi Tharoor

July 9, 2017

Shashi Tharoor is an award-winning author of 16 books of fiction and non-fiction, a politician and former international civil servant. Dr. Tharoor’s books include “The Great Indian Novel”, the classic “India: From Midnight to the Millennium...

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