Anosh Irani: The Parcel

A gripping literary page-turner, The Parcel follows a transgender sex worker in Bombay who is given an unexpected task. Join critically-acclaimed Indian–Canadian author Anosh Irani to discuss his novel’s themes of identity, gender, choice and redemption.

Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday 21 July. This session is able to be booked on a Festival Pass.

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Anosh Irani

Anosh Irani was born and brought up in Bombay, India and moved to Vancouver in 1998. He is the author of the acclaimed novels The Cripple...

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Mridula Nath Chakraborty

Dr Mridula Nath Chakraborty is the deputy director of the Monash Asia Institute at Monash University. Her expertise is in postcolonial feminist...

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25 August – 3 September