Sourav Ganguly to feature in Times Literary Festival

Sourav Ganguly has been included in a panel with Anuja Chauhan and Boria Mazumdar for the festival Getty Images

By CricketCountry Staff

Mumbai: Nov 16, 2011

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly is among the distinguished guests who will feature in the Times Literary Festival, which will be held in Mumbai s Mehboob Studios from December 2-4, 2011.

Apart from Ganguly, the festival will feature dignitaries such as Jerry Rao, Rashmi Bansal, William Dalrymple, Mohammad Hanif, Madhur Jaffrey, Mira Nair and few others. The festival is curated by Bachi Karkaria and Namita Devidayal.

The former India skipper will form a panel with Anuja Chauhan and Boria Mazumdar for the festival

The Times of India reported that aspiring authors will get tips on self publishing during the event from Ashwin Sanghi and Amish Tripathi, and there will also be a workshop on writing non-fiction.

The festival will also include book launches of shooter Abhinav Bindra, Arun Shourie, Jug Suraiya, Meenal Baghel and Vinod Mehta.

Also, Dalrymple will read excerpts from his upcoming book on the Afghan War.