Priyanka Dubey - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Sessions

Day 1
3:00 pm – 3:03 am
Tughlaq

No Nation for Women – Narratives of Violence

Ashok Alexander, Manjari Chaturvedi, Priyanka Dubey with Tania Singh

Bio

Priyanka Dubey works as a bilingual correspondent with The BBC in Delhi. She is the author of ‘No Nation for Women: Reportage on Rape from India, World’s Largest Democracy’, her nonfiction book. During her decade long reporting career, her investigative reporting on social justice and human rights has won multiple International and national recognitions. This includes the 2018 Chameli Devi Jain Award for an Outstanding Woman Journalist, the 2015 Knight International Journalism Award, the 2014 Kurt Schork Award in International Journalism, the 2013 Red Ink Award for Excellence in Indian Journalism, 2012 Press Council of India’s Award for Excellence in Investigative Journalism and the 2011 Ramnath Goenka Award for Excellence in Indian Journalism. Also, her stories were finalists in the 2014 Thomson Foundation Young Journalist from the Developing World Awards and the 2013 German Development Media Awards. Priyanka is also a 3 times Laadli media award winner and a former Chevening fellow. She was born in Bhopal and ‘No Nation for Women’ is her first book.