Divya Ravindranath

Academic • Senior Researcher •

Divya Ravindranath is Senior Researcher at the Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Bangalore. Her work is at the intersection of labour, gender and urban health. She is the co-founder of Cities in Fiction - an archival project that seeks to locate real-world and imaginary places in literature.

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Sunday 12 May

Beyond the Veil: Narrating the South Asian City

Panel Discussion

How have literary depictions of South Asian cities captured the unique cultures, languages and social fabric of this region? In this conversation, writers from diverse backgrounds and literary traditions will explore the significance of the literary city across the South Asian region and its impact on our cultural and political understanding. This session has been planned in collaboration with Himal Southasian.

Join us in person at IIHS or online on Zoom here.