Galle Literary Festival

Tea & Poetry with Tishani Doshi & Romesh Gunesekera

27jan4:00 pm5:00 pmTea & Poetry with Tishani Doshi & Romesh Gunesekera4:00 pm - 5:00 pm View in my timeAmangallaEvent CategoryTea & PoetryEvent PriceSOLD OUT

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Elegant Amangalla hotel plays host to two sensational poets, both Fellows of the Royal Society of Literature in the UK. This is a rare poetic appearance by Romesh Gunesekera, sharing pieces from a lifetime of thoughtful observation – including poems published in the 2023 anthology Out of Sri Lanka. Romesh is joined by acclaimed poet Tishani Doshi, whose bold, lyrical writing – in Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods and A God at the Door fizzes with fury and defiance. Guy Gunaratne leads the event, offering insights on pieces by both poets.




January 27, 2024 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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