Tag: events

India February 2015

Date City Event Details Saturday 7th  Kolkata Kolkata Book Fair Milan Mela GroundEM Bypass Dhapa Kolkata – 700105 Sunday 8th Kolkata Kolkata Book Fair Panel discussion on ‘Fiction in time of Facebook’ 6pm KLF AuditoriumMilan Mela Ground EM Bypass Dhapa Kolkata – 700105 Monday 9th Kolkata Talk at the University of Jadavpur12pm – 1:30pm  …




Sharjah Book Fair

This November, the 33rd Sharjah International Book Fair will be taking place…and guess what, Qaisra Shahraz will be jetting off to join them. You can read more about it here on the SIBF official website.  Listed below are events that Qaisra will be taking part in. Monday 10th November 11:00am Visit to the American University…




Mandalay Day 4

Day of sightseeing.  Golden Monastries, Royal palaces, watch towers and the greatest of all treats on this visit. The Kuthoda ‘Book’ Pagoda. What a place!  With 729 little white temples in acres of land- housing life sizes pages from the Buddhist Holy Book inscripted on tall tablets. Hence the title of ‘Biggest Book in the World’. I…




Irrawaddy Literature Festival

Mandalay 3rd day. Fabulous end to the Irrawady literature festival, with more lively and enjoyable sessions, speeches, gala dinner, interactions, including the appearance of one of the sons of Burmese prince, come to attend a session about his grandfather, the former deposed king of Burma. Dances and puppetry ended it.  The venue of Mandalay Hills Resort Hotel…




An Afternoon With Qaisra Shahraz

WATERSTONE’S MANCHESTER DEANSGATE SATURDAY 1st MARCH 2014 1:30PM Please note that the literary event will begin at an earlier time of 1:30pm and not 2:00pm to accommodate for special guest Lord Mayor of Manchester, Councillor Naeem Ul Hassan and a special performance from a dear friend Gemma Moffat. TICKETS £3 AVAILABLE IN STORE OR BY…




Events – October 2013

Upcoming events for the month of October: Title:  Taking part in a writing panel , Asia Pacific Writers Conference Date: Friday 4th October 2013 Time: 9.30 am Venue: Bangkok, Chulalongkorn University, Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Bldg, Faculty of Arts, Asia Pacific Writers conference. *          *          * Title:  Book Launch event Date:  Saturday…