January 18, 2019
Poets Translating Poets - Shillong
16:00 hrs: Gather around the hearth at You & I Arts Café (Mawroh) for an evening of Poetry, Translation and Khasi Traditional Music
In this forthcoming editon of the project, we bring together contemporary poets writing in Assamese, German and Khasi along with translators, in a ‘poetic encounter’. The week will culminate in public programmes including language, poetry, music, theatre and dialogue on 18th January in Shillong.
21:00 hrs: Poetry in Performance by Lapdiang A Syiem, Theatre Artist
Lapdiang attempts to adapt Khasi folk narratives and dramatise them for a contemporary audience. She is also exploring poetry as a performance text.
November 18, 2017
Tata Literature Live
10:30 – 11:30 hrs: Berlin, London & Mumbai - Ulrike Draesner in conversation with Kiran Nagarkar
Drawing links between art and the creative city, novelist, poet and essayist Dr Ulrike Draesner and novelist, playwright and screenplay writer Kiran Nagarkar discuss how these cities have inspired them to create new narratives.
14:00 – 15:00 hrs: Poets Translating Poets - German poet Ulrike Draesner and Marathi poet Aruna Dhere on translating each other's works
Dr. Ulrike Draesner and Dr. Aruna Dhere speak about the translation process and the interlinear translation method, the joys of discovering the language of the other through translation and the challenges they faced.
Little Theatre, NCPA, Mumbai, India
November 16, 2017
In this public conversation, the writers Ulrike Draesner and Ranjit Hoskote
will discuss the predicament, challenges, and transformative possibilities of living and working in an inter-lingual condition – between languages, across languages.
Mar 28 – Apr 2, 2016
Workshop mit Judith Zander. Christian Filips, Dawangi Chawngthu, Lalnunsanga Ralte, Rajendra Bhandari, Sudha M. Rai
Jan 31 – Feb 5, 2016
Workshop with Sylvia Geist, Tom Schulz, Jaya Prabha, Sridala Swami, Jeet Thayil, Jameela Nishat
Jan 18 – Jan 22, 2016
Workshop with Anja Utler, Jan Wagner, Yashodhra Ray Choudhari, Sumanta Mukhopadhyay, Basudev Sunani, Kedar Misra
Dec 6 – Dec 12, 2015
Workshop with Orsolya Kalasz, Nicolai Kobus, Ulf Stolterfoht, N Sukumaran, Sukirtharani, Mamta Sagar, Abdul Rasheed, Anitha Thampi, Veerankutty
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Nov 30 – Dec 4, 2015
Workshop with Barbara Köhler, Ariyawansa Ranaweera, Somasunthampillai Sopa Pathanathan
Nov 12 – Nov 16, 2015
Workshop with Daniela Danz, Andreas Altmann, Ali Akbar Natiq, Afzal Ahmed Syed, Attiya Dawood, Amar Sindhu
New Delhi, India
Nov 1 – Nov 5, 2015
Workshop with Ulrike Sandig, Gerhard Falkner, Savita Singh, Mangalesh Dabral, Naseem Shafaie, Shafi Shauq
Sep 7 – Sep 11, 2015
Workshop with Hendrik Jackson, Sajjad Sharif, Shahnaz Munni
Jul 20 – Jul 24, 2015
Workshop with Aruna Dhere, Pradnya Daya Pawar, Harish Meenashru, Neerav Patel, Ulrike Draesner, Thomas Kunst