Avtar Singh

Avtar Singh is an internationally published author and editor. He was granted a Fellowship by the MacDowell Colony in the US in 2018. He was founding editor of Time Out Delhi, and was most recently managing editor of The Indian Quarterly. He has worked as an editor with Man’s World and the Outlook Group in India. His last novel, Necropolis, about crime, poetry and a woman who may be centuries-old, was published by Harper Collins India/Akashic Press US, and was translated into German. His previous novel, The Beauty of These Present Things, was published by Penguin India. Among others credits, his writing has been collected in the short story anthology Mumbai Noir and the essay collection Pilgrim’s India. He has written for GQ, Cosmopolitan, and other publications. He lives and reports from Beijing.

March 20, 6:00 PM – GLOBAL SCRIBES, GENRES GALORE

March 29, 8:00 PM – INDIA: DEMOCRACY VS. DEVELOPMENT

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