This event is in Collaboration with Jesus and Mary College, Delhi University.
Annie Zaidi is the author of Bread, Cement, Cactus: A memoir of belonging and dislocation; Prelude to a Riot; Gulab; Love Stories # 1 to 14; Known Turf: Bantering with Bandits and Other True Tales, Crush, and the co-author of The Good Indian Girl. She is also the editor of Unbound: 2000 Years of Indian Women's Writing and Equal Halves. She received the Tata Literature Live Award for fiction (2020), the Nine Dots Prize (2019), and The Hindu Playwright Award (2018). Her work has appeared in several anthologies and literary journals including The Griffith Review, The Aleph Review, The Massachusetts Review, The Charles River Journal, The Missing Slate and Out of Print. She has also written and directed the documentary film, In her words: The journey of Indian women.