From trekking the snow-capped Himalayas to trudging through the country’s national parks to observe elephants in the wild, Stephen Alter has discovered a variety of subjects in the lap of nature, which have found way into over 15 books (fiction and non-fiction) that the author has penned.
The Secret Sanctuary (2015), his latest novel for young readers
If you’re keen to meet the Mussoorie-based author, who is also the founding director of the Mussoorie Writers’ Mountain Festival, head to a talk titled Nature’s Narratives: Writing Outdoors In India this Friday.
Stephen Alter in the Himalayas, the inspiration for most of his writing
Listen to the writer elaborate on India’s diverse natural beauty and share his personal experiences being in the outdoors. Inspiring, insightful and a great way for some armchair travel too, don’t you think?
On: February 12, 5 pm
At Auditorium, Godrej One, Vikhroli (E).