Join us on Monday, 25th May
6:30pm at the Alliance Francaise
Poets and writers have, since time immemorial, used their words as a weapon against tyranny and oppression.
Desi Writers’ Lounge invites you to ’Fasl Umeedon Ki’ - an evening of poetry and prose recitation, recognising the power of resistance literature in South Asia and beyond.
Desi Writers’ Lounge (DWL) is a one-of-a-kind platform for new writers from South Asia. It has a strong community of over 500 members. The online literary magazine Papercuts, which was started in 2007, went into print in 2013.
DWL holds an annual short story competition, offers writing workshops both online and offline, has an international network of Readers’ Club, holds events and has its very own line of merchandise. Desi Writers’ Lounge stands as an established platform and workshop for aspiring South Asian writers and Papercuts is known for the versatility and accessibility of its content. Read more