Women Writers

Highlights From A Weekend Of Women Writers

SheThePeople.TV hosted a fabulous Women Writers Festival over the weekend, where writers from all genres came together to speak about the issues that mattered most to them. From food writers, to script writers, authors and journalists, the event was a smorgasbord of insightful discussions, and interesting debates.


Women Writers’ Fest Mumbai -Two Days Of Powerful Conversations & People

SheThePeople.TV is bringing the Women Writers Fest to Mumbai. In partnership with Goethe Institut, empowered by Colors TV the focus is on new form writing. Have You Registered Yet? It’s Free. The Women Writers’ Festival Mumbai 2017 will reflect on women’s writing across genres – with special spotlight on long form, short form, publishing, script(…)


Young Women On Why We Need A Women Writers’ Fest

SheThePeople.TV and Vedica Scholars is organising the first-ever Women Writers’ fest in Delhi on February 24 and 25. We spoke to Vedica Scholars on their thoughts on being a woman in the workforce and why they think a festival dedicated especially to women is crucial. Yes, initiatives such as these should be encouraged in the(…)


K.R. Meera On What Inspired ‘The Poison of Love’

Multi-award winning author K.R. Meera is out with her spell-binding new book ‘The Poison of Love.’ We spoke to her about the idea behind the book, how the story of Meera Bai has inspired the tale, her writing process, and how she created the emotional arc of her character Tulsi. Excerpts from the interview: What(…)


Ira Mukhoty On What Heroism Means For Women

Ira Mukhoty explores what it means for women to be heroic in her new book ‘Heroines’. She chronicles the stories of 8 women, historical and mythological, and highlights how they all have a strong belief which they are willing to fight for.


I Write For My Joy, Says Sudha Murthy

Sudha Murthy’s new children’s book The Serpent’s Revenge chronicles unusual tales from the Mahabharata. “There are thousands of stories in the epics,” the author and Chairperson of Infosys Foundation said at an event at Crosswords yesterday. “But most of them are difficult to read. I wanted to write a book which has easy words, is(…)


Work Hard, Live Your Freedom: Writer Anuradha Beniwal

Anuradha Beniwal is a young writer — the author of Azaadi Mera Brand — and chess champion, who isn’t afraid to tell it like it is, and passionately advocates for girls to step out and make shady places less so. Tracing a journey from Rohtak to London, she calls out sexism and prejudice where she(…)


Powerful Quotes From 7 Women Writers at JLF

Today is the last day of the Jaipur Literature Festival, the most loved festival for book lovers and culture vultures. We had a great time attending sessions in the beautiful lawns of the Diggi palace, and listening to our favourite speakers talk about a diverse range of topics from Brexit to mansplaining! As always, there(…)


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