Chandan Gowda - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)


Day 2
11:45 am
Speak Up

The World of AK Ramanujan

Girish Karnad, Guillermo Rodriguez with Chandan Gowda

Day 2
3:00 pm
The Red Couch

Launch of “The Way I See It – A Gauri Lankesh Reader”

Kanhaiya Kumar, Paul Zacharia with Chandan Gowda


Chandan Gowda teaches at Azim Premji University, Bengaluru. He has translated UR Ananthamurthy’s story, Bara (Oxford Univ Press, 2016). He has recently edited, The Way I See It: A Gauri Lankesh Reader (Navayana and DC Books, forthcoming). A Life in the World, a book of autobiographical interviews he did with UR Ananthamurthy will be published early next year (HarperCollins, 2018). He has also edited Theatres of Democracy: Selected Essays of Shiv Visvanathan (HarperCollins, 2016) and is presently completing a book on the cultural politics of development in old Mysore state. He writes a weekly column on culture and politics in Bangalore Mirror.