Anita Salim, Aaryama Salim
SOLO PERFORMANCES of the Works of EDGAR ALLAN POE & MAHASWETA DEVI
‘THE RAVEN’ by Edgar Allan Poe
A Requiem to Lost Love in a Futile Search for Solace & Acceptance
Enacted by AARYAMA SALIM
Edgar Allan Poe is internationally renowned and his works are considered to be world literature through insightful and profound short stories and poems. He is credited with being a pioneer of the horror story and the inventor of the detective fiction genre. The Edgar Allan Poe Awards (popularly called the Edgars) honour the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction, television, film and theatre. The Fall of the House of Usher, The Raven and The Murder of Marie Roget are some of his prominent works.
‘PANCHAKANYA’ by Mahasweta Devi
‘As the pyres of Kurukshetra rage, the Communion of the Five Dalit Women, with their Rajyavrita counterparts Invites a Reflection of the Past and a Preparation for the Future…The Indomitable Human Spirit Triumphs yet againLife Affirms itself!’
Enacted by ANITA SALIM
Mahasweta Devi won her recognition from her potent fictitious work in the form of Sahitya Akademi, Jnanpith & Ramon Magasaysay awards, honored on the reception of the Padma Shree and Padma Vibhushan, for her lifelong social activism among the dispossessed tribal communities and marginalised people in the country. Some of her prominent works are Aranyer Adhikar, Hazaar Chaurashir Maa and Rudaali.
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