We’re delighted to…

We're delighted to invite you to three events in April, as part of the DesiLit / Bavikatte Family Foundation Reading/Workshop Series. We hope you can join us! All are welcome!


Friday, April 18, 7-9 p.m. Reading
Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago (http://www.bookcellarinc.com/)

Join us as we celebrate the launch of Sugi Ganeshananthan's first novel, LOVE MARRIAGE, with a reading and Q&A by Sugi, accompanied by brief readings from authors Mary Anne Mohanraj, Ranjit Souri and visiting Laotian poet, Bryan Thao Worra. $5-$10 suggested donation at the door.


Saturday, April 19, 12 - 1:30 p.m. Reading
McCormick Place

Three S. Asian-American authors come together to offer you tales of love and marriage. Sugi Ganeshananthan will be reading from her first novel, LOVE MARRIAGE, Kali Plomin from her first novel, HOME BEFORE THE MONSOON, and Mary Anne Mohanraj from her collection of Sri Lankan-American stories, BODIES IN MOTION. This event is part of Asian American Studies Conference; registration is required. Lunch is included. http://www.aaastudies.org/2008/index.html


Saturday, April 19, 2:30 - 5:00 p.m. Writing Workshop
Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Avenue, Rm. 720
Sugi Ganeshananthan will lead a fiction writing workshop and discuss aspects of publishing your first novel. Pre-registration is recommended; space is limited to 15 participants. $5-10 suggested donation; free to Roosevelt students, faculty and staff. To register, please e-mail info@desilit.org with the SUBJ line: WORKSHOP REGISTRATION. This event is kindly co-sponsored by the Roosevelt University MFA in Creative Writing.

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