Updated from April 2023 onwards
June 26, 2023
Debashis Basu and Dr Purnendu Bikash Sarkar
An Ophthalmologist Brings Tagore Online
Dr Purnendu Bikash Sarkar talks about what led him to digitise Rabindra Sangeet at an Aakhar session in Kolkata.
June 26, 2023
Shobhana Kumar and Perumal Murugan in conversation
Back From the Dead to Speak of Truth
The ‘Born-Again Writer’ Perumal Murugan talks at an Aakhar session in Coimbatore about why he returned to writing.
June 21, 2023
Shyamal Bhattacharya and Tapan Bandyopadhyay
Turning Spaces Into Stories
Award-winning Bengali authors Tapan Bandyopadhyay and Shyamal Bhattacharya talk to each other about the what goes into a writer’s body of work at a special Aakhar session.
June 6, 2023
Eminent authors, dignitaries and members of Prabha Khaitan Foundation at the inauguration of the Aakhar Dakshin festival
Celebrating Different Tongues
Aakhar Dakshin was an ode to the beauty, power and resilience of the languages of South India, and the innumerable stories they tell.