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Ranvir Shah - what to expect at The Hindu Lit for Life 2014


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Ranvir Shah, an entrepreneur, philanthropist and cultural activist talks about the experiences to be had at the 2014 edition of the fest and how it will focus on learning to enjoy other parts of literature that are not really tangible. Join him as he introduces William Dalrymple in the session "Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan" on January 11, 2014 and moderates the session "The Many Forms of Literature" on January 13, 2014. The Hindu Lit for Life 2014 is presented by House of Hiranandani and Powered by VIT University.


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Chennai: 16/09/2014: The Hindu: oeb: Book Review Column:
Title: Shaping the Discourse. Women's Writings in Bengali Periodicals 1865 - 1947.
Author: Ipshita Chanda and Jayeeta Bagchi.
Publisher: School of Women's Studies, Jadavpur University.

Voices of women from colonial Bengal

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