Afternoons with an Author – “And that is why….Manipuri Myths Retold”

ASIAN COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND COMMERCE
Affiliated To SPPU and Approved By Govt. of Maharashtra

                                                  Academic Year – 2021-2022

REPORT WRITING ON:- NDLI GLOBAL EVENT

Global Event: Afternoons with an Author – “And that is why….Manipuri Myths Retold”

TOPIC:- “And that is why….Manipuri Myths Retold”

NAME:-GOURI N. TEKALE (LIBRARIAN)

TIME:- 3:00 TO 5:00 PM

VENUE:- ASIAN COLLEGE ONLINE

DATE:- 30/01/2022

Program President:-Principal of Asian College honorable Dr.Shivajirao Kakade sir.

Vice President :- Vice principal of Asian College honorable Asst Prof Shruti Rege

Resource Person:- Featuring author L. Somi Roy.

In conversation with Dr. Sanjeev Chopra.

Lead Discussant:-Madhu Gurung.

                      NDLI had arranged global event, our college club Asian College of science and commerce participated in this global event. L. Somi Roy told many things about his book ‘And that is why…Manipuri Myths Retold’ He has written many books but today he discussed about his special book  ‘And that is why…Manipuri Myths Retold’ A full-colour book with Manipuri art is a collection of twelve endearing Manipuri fables penned for the first time! This unique book has received accolades from a wide range of authors, readers, critics and readers spanning three generations. In this book he told about wild life and many things about animal secrets.

He also discussed about his other books.

Vote of Thanks:-

                  Our Asian college was very glad to be  given this  opportunity of be the part of this conversation. Madhu Gurug and Dr. sanjeev chopra sir asked many things about Somy Roy’s books. Mr. Roy sir is very jolly person.

Conclusion:-

                      Such a mind blowing session was done by NDLI .NDLI gave this great opportunity to join this event. Our college students were very inspired by conversation of Somy Roy’s book. At the end of their session   they said that inspiration of their life is his mother.