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Kalpana Raina & Shubha Sunder at Brookline Booksmith

June 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Join us in Boston at Brookline Booksmith for a reading, conversation, and signing with Kalpana Raina and Shubha Sunder.

Kalpana Raina was born in Kashmir and lives in New York. She is a senior executive with extensive financial, management and advisory experience internationally. Raina is currently the Vice Chair at Words Without Borders, a premier online journal of translations. Her collaborative translation project of stories from the Kashmiri language, For Now, It Is Night, is her first work of translation.

Shubha Sunder’s stories and essays have appeared in places like Catapult, The Common, New Letters, Crazyhorse, and Narrative Magazine, and received notable mentions in Best American Short Stories. Her fiction has been shortlisted for the Flannery O’Connor Short Story Award, the Hudson Prize, and the New American Press Fiction Prize. She is a 2020 recipient of the City of Boston Artist Fellowship Award and a 2016 recipient of the Massachusetts Cultural Council Fellowship. Other distinctions include the Crazyhorse Fiction Prize, Narrative “30 Below,” and awards from the Bread Loaf and Sewanee Writers’ Conferences and from the Corporation of Yaddo. She teaches creative writing at Massachusetts College of Art and Design.



June 14
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Brookline Booksmith
279 Harvard St
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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