Festival Internazionale
di Letteratura a Venezia
25 28 May 2022

Naveen Kishore

Naveen Kishore was born in Kolkata in 1953, where he now lives and works. He established Seagull Books in 1982, a publishing program in the arts and media focusing on drama, film, art and culture studies. Today, it also publishes literature. In 1987 Kishore established The Seagull Foundation for the Arts, under the auspices of which he set up The Seagull School of Publishing in 2012. He is the recipient of the "Goethe Medal", a Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and was awarded the 2021 "Ottaway Award for the Promotion of International Literature".
Kishore has had his poems published with Scroll.in"and has recently published his first book of poems, "Knotted Grief". He’s also a renowned photographer.

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