The Hindu Lit for Life | The Company Quartet - An Illustrated Lecture by William Dalrymple

William Dalrymple at The Hindu Lit for Life

February 10, 2023 06:10 pm | Updated February 25, 2023 07:32 pm IST

Venue TTK Auditorium, Music Academy, Chennai SEE MAP

Time & DateFeb 25 , 2023 , 06:45 pm

Award-winning and best-selling historian William Dalrymple will talk about this latest book The Company Quartet, a four-book collection chronicling the extraordinary story of the rise and fall of the East India Company. It features The Anarchy, White Mughals, Return of a King and The Last Mughal. His acclaimed books have won many awards and prizes, including the Duff Cooper Memorial Prize, the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award, the Sunday Times Young British Writer of the Year Award, the Hemingway, the Kapuściński and the Wolfson Prizes.

Dalrymple is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, the Royal Geographical Society and of the Royal Asiatic Society and is a co-founder and co-director of the Jaipur Literature Festival. 

Catch the illustrated lecture by William Dalrymple at The Hindu Lit for Life at TTK Auditorium, Music Academy, Chennai on February 25 from 6:45 p.m. onwards.

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