Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2018: A Sneak Peek!

Happy New Year! It’s January, and for book lovers, that can mean only one thing: the season of lit fests is upon us at last. The very first one in Kolkata, coming up from 11th January to 14th January, is also the oldest: the Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2018. Guys, I’ve seen the speaker’s list, and…

What Would Happen If Harry Potter Lived In Kolkata

Now, I’m an old Potterhead. As I may or may not have told innumerable people when I’ve been the slightest bit tipsy, back in 6th grade I literally changed the subjects in my school timetable to Harry Potter subjects, wrote Tom Riddle fanfiction and constructed my time around whether I had enough time to daydream…

Kolkata Comic Carnival: Butterbeer Tasting Ceremony Review

Event: Butterbeer Tasting Ceremony at Kolkata’s very own “Three Broomsticks” Date: 24th June 2016, 4 pm onwards Venue: Jadavpur University Organizers: Kolkata Comic Carnival Well, this was one that punched Kolkata right in the feels. The Butterbeer Tasting Ceremony organized by the KCC peeps promised to be a nostalgia trip for all those who spent…

Performance Poetry in Kolkata: A Review

As you all remember, on the 23rd of April 2016, Performance Poetry, Kolkata held their first event: Jukebox 2016. C’est la vie , then busy doing a bunk on the beaches of Puri, had supported  the event with all the love and admiration our little hearts could hold. Crouching beneath the benevolent indulgence of our resident slam-savants Ekalavya Chaudhuri…