Gillian Wright - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Sessions

Day 1
1:15 pm – 7:54 am
Khul Ja Sim Sim

Mishti, the Mirzapuri Labrador

Gillian Wright

Day 1
6:15 pm – 7:54 am
Yayati

Small Town, Big Dreams

Abdullah Khan, Gillian Wright, Parimal Bhattacharya, Tanuj Solanki with Andaleeb Wajid

Day 2
6:45 pm – 7:54 am
The Red Couch

Translating Rahi Masoom Reza and Bhisham Sahni

Gillian Wright with Nikhil Govind

Bio

Gillian Wright is a writer and translator. Her translations of classic Hindi Fiction include Shrilal Shukla’s ‘Raag Darbari’, Rahi Mazoom Reza’s ‘Adha Gaon’ and ‘Middle India’, a selection of short stories by Bhisham Sahni. Her non-fiction books include the ‘Presidential Retreats of India’ and ‘The Darjeeling Tea Book’, and she has recently written her first children’s book based on a true story and called ‘Mishti the Mirzapuri Labrador’.