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An Evening of Original Stories

January's edition of Guldasta-e-Urdu presented a treat for all the writers and aficionados of literature out there. We bore witness to an evening where budding writers presented original short stories written in Hindustani.Ten storytellers graced our space, and recited heart-wrenching stories; humorous and touching in their own regard. With our own Dr. Mumtaz Peerbhoy and…
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Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? A discussion and more.

On the 12th of February, the latest edition of the Book Club had Mr. Prashant Sinha presenting “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” by Edward Albee.  This was the one talk in an on-going series of events that seeks to present and analyse literature. The talk was hosted by Dr. Prashant Sinha, a former professor and…
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Tales of Adventure, Journeys and Travel with the Storytellers

On the 9th of February, the Storytellers met to regale us with tales of adventures, journeys and travels. A small but intimate group streamed into Gyaan Adab on Sunday evening, sharing an infectious camaraderie that only seemed to speak of the fun to come.  One by one, each storyteller went up to say their piece,…
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Discussing Jane Eyre

The January edition of Between The Lines yielded Mrs. Mohini Khot presenting Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre. After a  brief introduction to the life of Charlotte Bronte, her struggles of being motherless from a young age, and the treatment of women (especially intellectual and curious women) in that age; Mrs. Khot moved onto offering a summary…
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