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Women of The Mahabharata - A Sharing at Tara Theatre

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Time 19:30
Date 31/05/18
Price £8.5

An evening of readings and music; reclaiming India's great epic The Mahabharata, with contributions from novelist Kamila Shamsie, poet Grace Nichols, singer-songwriter Sohini Alam and more.

From the queen who blinded herself to the woman who defied death, five writers and a singer/songwriter share works-in-progress on iconic female charaters from The Mahabharata - India's great epic of humanity - as part of Tara's ongonig focus on reclaiming classics.

Tonight features contributions from authors Kamila Shamsie and Yasmine Rana, writer, broadcaster and academic, Preti Taneja, plus journalist Razia Iqbal, poet Grace Nichols, and singer-songwriter Sohini Alam.