Author, poet and translator, Deepa writes for both children and adults and has over 50 books published. A frequent contributor to magazines and journals in India and abroad, she has edited and compiled several anthologies. Among other awards, she received the N.C.E.R.T. National Award for Children’s Literature in 1993 and was on the IBBY Honour list 2008.
Writing Biographies: A Date with History
Explore the inspiring and adventurous lives of Rani Laxmi Bai, the Valiant Queen of Jhansi and Chanakya the Master of Statecraft. Learn the art of research. Bring along your questions and answer some in a simple quiz.
Attend this session to learn the art of researching about historical figures.