By A Correspondent
New Delhi: At the upcoming Penguin Annual Lecture, be prepared to be regaled with a captivating conversation between this year’s speaker, acclaimed author and philanthropist Sudha Murty, and well-known politician, author and master of words Dr Shashi Tharoor.
Sudha Murty is delivering the lecture on the topic- Storytelling and Social Change. The Penguin Annual Lecture will be held on Wednesday, December 11 at The Imperial Hotel, Delhi. This is a free event with mandatory registrations.
For the first time, Penguin Random House India is conceptualizing a special segment where two spectacular personalities engage in a riveting dialogue about literature’s influence in driving social change. Programmed after Murty delivers the lecture, this engaging discussion will be through the lens of Murty’s philanthropic work and will focus on the inspiration that drives her altruistic passion and her many life experiences, both as humanitarian and a leading women writer in India.
Commenting on being a part of this special segment, Dr Tharoor said: ‘I’m looking forward to being in conversation with the always delightful, wise and humane Sudha Murty.”
Here is the link for online registration: http://bit.ly/2O9IFns