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AJC Decatur Book Festival: seven South Asian authors

8/30/2014 11:15 AM

AJC Decatur Book Festival: seven South Asian authors

AJC Decatur Book Festival: six South Asian authors.


11:15 am
Everybody's Talking About It: Diversity in Children's and YA Books
Soniah Kamal (moderator)
at Decatur Recreation Center Studio

12:30 pm
Ujjvala Bagal Rahn, co-owner of Mason-Dixon Publishing, is writing a book about arsenic contamination of drinking water.
at Emerging Authors Stage 

1:45 pm
Literary Fiction Panel: Pakistan, India, and the Diaspora
Soniah Kamal: After An Isolated Incident, she is working on her second novel.
Ajay Vishwanathan : His short story collection, From a Tilted Pail, was recently published and he is working on his second novel.
Anjali Enjeti (moderator)
at Marriott Conference Center Auditorium

3:00 pm
Love in the Time of Globalization
Thrity Umrigar discusses her new novel, The Story Hour
at Marriott Conference Center Ballroom A

4:15 pm
Sandeep Jauhar discusses his new memoir, Doctored
at Marriott Conference Center Ballroom A

5:30 pm
Matters of Life and Death
Vijay Sheshadri -Pulitzer Prize winning poet reads from 3 Sections
at Decatur Presbyterian Church

Reetika Khanna Nijhawan: The Invisibles is her first work of fiction.

Contact: Philip Rafshoon, 404-274-5404,,

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