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This celebration of world literature is the result of an innovative partnership between Columbia University and the Bibliothèque nationale de France.

2014 EDITION: WRITERS OF INDIA

This celebration of world literature is the result of an innovative partnership between Columbia University and the Bibliothèque nationale de France. The second year of this exciting initiative brings together more than a dozen authors Sept. 17 to 21 in Paris for Writers of India, featuring Columbia's Akeel Bilgrami, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak and Vishakha N. Desai, along with Urvashi Butalia, Vikram Chandra, Amit Chaudhuri, Kiran Desai, Uday Prakash, Salma, Sudeep Sen, Akhil Sharma, Geetanjali Shree, Indra Sinha, Shumona Sinha, Sanjay Subrahmanyam, Jeet Thayil. 

 

Watch a collection of stories and videos from the festival and see more information on the festival web site.