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From the Raj to Bollywood: Putting India in the Plot

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Abir Mukherjee and Vaseem Khan

Saturday 14th October 17:30 - 18:30 | Northwood House

See India through the eyes of two rising stars of crime fiction.  Acclaimed authors, Vaseem Khan and Abir Mukherjee, discuss writing about India as the setting for their novels. Vaseem Khan’s The Strange Disappearance of A Bollywood Star is the third book in the charming series featuring Inspector Chopra, set in the teeming city of Mumbai.  Abir Mukherjee’s A Rising Man, which won the Telegraph Harvill Secker Crime Writing Prize, and the sequel,  A Necessary Evil, are the first two novels in an exciting and atmospheric new historical crime series set in the Calcutta of the 1920s transporting the reader to the dark underbelly of the British Raj.

Chaired by novelist David Young.

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Abir Mukherjee & Vaseem Khan: From the Raj to Bollywood: Putting India in the Plot£9.00
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