Literary Events

The Bombay Review conducts free literary events across the world.

Winter Literary Tour: December 2016 to April 2017

Every year, The Bombay Review organises Summer and Winter Literary Tours with the aim of spreading the love of literature across cities and countries giving young literati a platform. This Winter, we’re organising literary events across 7 cities in India and for the first time ever, in Saudi Arabia:

25th Feb 2017

New Delhi, India
When: 12 pm to 4 pm
Where: Kunzum Cafe
Free Entry

24th Dec 2016

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
When: 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Where: The Humming Tree, Al-Hamra
Event Details:
(a) Panel Discussion: ‘Storytelling in Today’s Age: Facts, Fiction & Poetry’ with Ahd Niazy, Ibraheem Abbas and Sumaiyya Naseem.
(b) Interactive Session by Jeddah Reads
(c) Open Mic/Poetry Slam (limited to ten participants only)
Free Entry
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2016 : July – December

Nov 13

Workshop Series 1.2: The Politics of Poetry by Harnidh Kaur
When: 3 pm – 7 pm
Where: Oxford Bookstore, Churchgate, Mumbai, India
Cost: Rs.250 (Inclusive of Tea and Snacks)
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Oct 29

Workshop Series 1.1: Haibun & Haiku Poetry by Rochelle Potkar
When: 3pm – 7pm
Where: Oxford Bookstore, Churchgate, Mumbai, India
Cost: Rs.250 (Inclusive of Tea and Snacks)
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Aug 26
Book Launch: The Bombay Review International Anthology of Short Fiction and Poetry
When: 5:30pm – 9pm
Where: Oxford Bookstore, Churchgate, Mumbai, India
Panel Discussion: ‘The Politics of Poetry: Identity as a variable in the Poetic Imagination’ by Anju Makhija, Mustansir Dalvi and Harnidh Kaur.
Interactive Session: A Globe Full of Stories by The Bombay Review
Free entry.
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Aug 13
Literary Event: Cheltenham, United Kingdom Edition (Summer Literary Tour)
When: 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Where: Waterstones Cheltenham, 33-41 The Promenade, GL50 1LE Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Panel Discussion: “Whose English is it Anyway?” – the immigrant experience
a panel discussion with Susmita Bhattacharya, Vera Chok & Zeba Talkhani
Interactive Session: “Beyond the Bell Jar” – a mental health writing workshop
an interactive session with Bethany Rose Lamont, founder of Doll Hospital Journal
Free entry.
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2016 : January – June

June 29
Literary Event: Letterkenny, Ireland Edition (Summer Literary Tour)
When: 7:30pm -11pm
Where: Cafe Blend, High Road, Letterkenny, Letterkenny, Ireland
Free entry.
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June 26
Literary Event: Fukuoka, Japan Edition (Summer Literary Tour)
When: 6:30pm – 8pm
WhereArt Space Tetra, Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka, Japan
Discussion: Professor Scott Pugh will be leading a session on Haruki Murakami’s short story ‘Super-Frog’
Free entry.
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