Devika Cariapa - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Bio

Devika Cariapa is a Delhi-based author with a lifelong passion for archaeology and unearthing stories from the past. Her book, India Through Archaeology: Excavating History encourages children to explore a wealth of stories from Indian history through the lens of archaeology. It has been awarded the Sahitya Akademi’s Bal Sahitya Puraskar 2019 and the Hindu Young World-Goodbooks award for non-fiction 2018. Her latest work is India Through People: 25 Game Changers (Tulika Publishers, 2019).