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Speaker(s): Amitav Ghosh
Chair: Sarfraz Manzoor

Recorded on 1 December 2009 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building.

Amitav Ghosh is one of India's most acclaimed authors and cultural commentators. His novels include 'The Glass Palace', 'The Hungry Tide' and his most recent 'Sea of Poppies', the first volume of the Ibis Trilogy. He is also a celebrated travel and non-fiction writer, including such works as 'In an Antique Land' and 'Incendiary Circumstances'.

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