Somnath Batabyal

Somnath Batabyal is the author of The Price You Pay, a political thriller set in

present day Delhi. It was published in 2013. Batabyal teaches at the School of Oriental and African Studies. He is presently working on his next book.

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A two-day taster of ‘the greatest literary show on Earth’
09 & 10 June
A packed programme of talks and performances animate four venues at the Library, celebrating South Asia’s literary heritage, oral and performing arts, books and ideas. Speakers confirmed so far include William Dalrymple, Meghnad Desai, Paulo Lemos Horta, Suki Kim, Ashis Ray, Suhel Seth, Preti Taneja and Shashi Tharoor.
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