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Date(s) - 29/01/2016
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Milan Mela


Screen Shot 2015-12-03 at 3.08.05 PMOn the occasion of the 40th International Book Fair in Kolkata and in association with the Alliance francaise du Bengale, the french-djiboutian author Abdourahman Waberi will come at Milan Mela. He will be in conversation with Chinmoy Guha, Professor at the University of Calcutta, Bengali essayist and translator.

Adourahman_WaberiAbdourahman Waberi was born in Djibouti City in 1965. He went to France in 1985 to study English literature. Waberi worked as a literary consultant for Editions Le Serpent à plumes, Paris, and as a literary critic for Le Monde Diplomatique. He has been a member of the International Jury for the Lettre Ulysses Award for the Art of Reportage (Berlin, Germany), 2003 & 2004.                                 More info here