Dec has been festivities. Jan is a celebration of literature. First my sessions at THE HINDU’S LIT FOR LIFE in Chennai and then at #JaipurLiteratureFestival, in Jaipur, of course
My Sessions and Introductions at the upcoming JAIPUR LITERATURE FESTIVAL
20th Jan – Do Tigers Drink Blood and Other Mysteries of Nature
21st Jan – Not Yet! #NandanaSen introduced by Arefa Tehsin
23rd Jan – Rewilding a Rocky Desert: #PradipKrishen introduced by Arefa Tehsin
Please do drop in if you’re around!
Writer & Conservationist
Arefa Tehsin has been shortlisted for The Hindu Young World-Goodbooks Best Author Award 2017 for her book Wild in the Backyard. Her picture book The Elephant Bird was read at over 3000 locations across India from the slums to the Presidential Library on International Literacy Day 2016. It has been translated into 25 languages. She is also the author of several fiction and nonfiction books on wildlife. She was appointed as the Honorary Wildlife Warden of Udaipur and has relentlessly pursued nature conservation through her writings and columns. Tehsin is also an avid traveller and contributes travel pieces for various publications.