Taslima Nasrin to inaugurate one month long World Book Day Celebration at DC Books Store, Centre Square Mall Ernakulam. On 23rd by 5.30 pm Taslima arrives at DC Books store at Centre square mall Ernakulam where she will kick start the one month long celebration in association with World Book Day. The launch of her latest title Spilt: A Life published by Penguin Books will also be held at the store. Her new, bold and evocative book, Split: A Life, opens a window to the experiences and works of one of the bravest writers of our times. The event will be concluded with a face to face session with N S Madhavan. The session will be followed by Interactive session and book signing session where readers can interact with the author and get her autographs.
Taslima has been recognized with the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought from the European Parliament, the Kurt Tucholsky Award from the Swedish PEN, the Simone de Beauvoir Award, Human Rights award from the government of France, Academy award from Royal Academy of art, science and literature in Belgium and numerous other awards. She is a symbol of free speech.