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Poetry Evening with Madhur Anand
19 August at 18:30 – 20:00 EDT
In our endeavour to bring quality poetic activities to town, Kabir Centre Poetry Club warmly invites you to an evening of Poetry Reading followed by a discussion and Q&A by Dr Madhur Anand as per the following details:
Date: Friday, 19th August
Time: 6:30 PM
Venue: Grand Bibliothèque Montréal, Hall M-450
475 Boul. de Maisonneuve E, Montréal, QC H2L 5C4 ; Metro Berri-UQAM
The event is free and snacks will be served. We may kindly advise you to register at the link as seats are limited:
Dr Madhur Anand is an ecology professor and a Governor General’s Literary award-winning writer who will be reading poems from her book: “Parasitic Oscillations” that deals with topics related to the environment, the Indian diaspora and birds. She will also be reading from her memoir “This Red Line Goes Straight to Your Heart”. Dr Anand’s poems reflect an intriguing combination of living and practicing as both a poet and scientist while her memoir has shades of human emotions about Partition of India and Pakistan, immigration and generational storytelling. The evening is poised to discuss an exciting array of themes that will appeal to you as a poet and an immigrant.
More information about Dr. Anand can be found here:
Please note that her books will be available for sale by cash or e-transfer to the email email@example.com ($20/book).