Sourav Roy - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Sessions

Day 2
2:15 pm – 3:25 am
Yayati

ये रिश्ता क्या कहलाता है – Relationships in Contemporary Hindi Writing

Anukrti Upadhyay, Mridula Garg, Purushottam Agrawal with Sourav Roy

Bio

Sourav is a journalist, poet, and translator. He is the founding editor of Bengaluru Review magazine, and has conducted creative writing workshops for both children and adults in schools, colleges, and independent venues. 

He is a visiting faculty at Azim Premji University and NIFT Bengaluru, where he teaches poetry and creative writing. He is also a core member of 'Anjuman', a literary club that promotes Hindi-Urdu literature in Bengaluru.

His published books include Yayavar (Collection of poems), Karnakavita (Editor: Anthology of Hindi-Urdu poetry from Bengaluru), Teen Natak : Abhishek Majumdar (Editor), Soho Mein Marx (Translator: Three Plays by Howard Zinn), and Os Ki Prithvi (Translation of Japanese Haiku).