Galle Literary Festival

🐓 Radha Kumar: The Republic Relearned

27jan2:45 pm3:45 pm🐓 Radha Kumar: The Republic Relearned2:45 pm - 3:45 pm View in my timeJetwing Lighthouse Cinnamon RoomEvent CategoryTalkEvent PriceLKR 3000

Event Details

Former Director General of the Delhi Policy Group and a specialist on ethnic conflicts, peace and security, Radha Kumar analyses Indian democracy in her latest book, The Republic Relearned. Unravelling the formation of the modern Indian nation state, she reveals complex political interests, long-standing divisions and their potential 21st-century consequences. Writer and journalist Julia Wheeler leads the conversation.

The event will begin with a short tribute by Neloufer de Mel to writer and columnist Irfan Husain, including an introduction to his book, A Life Lived with Passion.

 

 

Time

(Saturday) 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm View in my time

Location

Jetwing Lighthouse Cinnamon Room