After Trainspotting

Irvine Welsh in conversation with Chandrahas Choudhury Although he’s primarily known for writing the cult classic Trainspotting, Scottish author Irvine Welsh has worn the many and varied hats of fiction author, playwright, screen writer, actor, DJ, and punk rocker,over the course of his highly eventful life. Welsh thanked the audience for turning up for an… Read more »

Adaptations

André Aciman, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, Irvine Welsh and Yann Martel in conversation with Sandip Roy Presented by Patrika Game Changer Series If there’s one age-old question that is unlikely to have a yes or no answer anytime soon, it’s ‘Can film adaptations ever live up to the book?’. While readers and film enthusiasts everywhere have… Read more »