21st February 2020
Announcing the fifth edition of City Scripts, an annual urban writings festival organised by the Indian Institute for Human Settlements (IIHS). It is a three-day celebration of writings that brings the city alive.
Acclaimed Bengali author Manoranjan Byapari will be in conversation with his translator Arunava Sinha on Sat, 22 Feb at 6:00 pm. Featured discussions are themed on belonging in Bengaluru; the power of translation; making research accessible, flooding cities; humour writing for children; and archiving Bengaluru. The festival features two photo exhibits, a library exhibition and a map exhibition.The festival will end with a yakshagana performance by Yakshadegula. Registration is required for Koottu the children's play, the graphic novel masterclass and the neighbourhood mapping walk.
City Scripts 2020 is free and open to all. Register for the event at cityscripts.iihs.co.in/
22nd February 2020
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