The renowned poet and the author of A Suitable Boy, Vikram Seth will hold a session at the Sharjah International Book Fair tomorrow. The session titled An Evening with Novelist and Poet Vikram Seth is open to public and will be conducted at the Intellectual Hall at the Sharjah Expo Centre from 7:30pm to 8:45pm.
Featuring the eminent writer, the session will discuss the poems and pros by Vikram Seth. This will be the Seth’s second session at the book fair. The session with the students which happened on the 4th of November saw the writer sharing his journey and how he arrived at a narrative which inspired the budding writers who attended the session.
The 38th edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair carries the World Book Capital theme, Open Books. Open Minds. The world’s third largest book festival aims to create a symbiotic ecosystem for bibliophiles and publishers alike, featuring the books by over two-thousand publishers from eighty one countries and numerous debutants from the publishing industry. The book fair which features renowned international literary and cultural figures will conclude on November 9, 2019.