Literature Panel: Imagining the City
Moderated by Hirsh Sawhney, this lively discussion about cities in India--their histories and their futures--features panelists Suketu Mehta, Maya K. Rao, and Sunetra Gupta.
- Sun., Mar. 13, 2011, 4:00 PM
- Family Theater
- 90 minutes
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Moderator: Hirsh Sawhney
FREE, no tickets required
Imagining the City will offer a lively panel discussion about cities in India--their histories and their futures. Suketu Mehta is the author of the classic study of Bombay, Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found. Maya K. Rao stands at the forefront of contemporary Indian theater. Sunetra Gupta is the highly regarded author of Memories of Rain, A Sin of Colour, and her most recent novel, So Good in Black, a paean to her native city, Kolkata.
Part of maximum INDIA.
Presented in cooperation with Indian Council for Cultural Relations, New Delhi and Embassy of India, Washington, DC.
Indra K. Nooyi
David M. Rubenstein
Stephen A. Schwarzman
Dr. Romesh and Kathleen Wadhwani
The HRH Foundation
Major support is provided by David and Alice Rubenstein.
Additional support is provided by the Trehan Foundation, Dr. Romesh and Kathleen Wadhwani, Amway Corporation, and RB Properties Inc.
International Programming at the Kennedy Center is made possible through the generosity of the Kennedy Center International Committee on the Arts.