Weekly Book Discussion

Starting July 19, 2020

Anamika is a prominent contemporary Indian poet, social worker and novelist writing in Hindi, and a critic writing in English. She has eight collections of poetry, five novels and four works of criticism in her credit. Tune in every Sunday to watch her talk about Shakespeare.

Masterclass

  • 1

    Hamlet

    • Hamlet - men of action and men of contemplation

    • The binaries of life and starting a startup without capital and network in 1600s

    • ‘To be or not to be'

    • Insights on clarity

    • Why to be?

    • Finding a glimmer of hope

  • 2

    Macbeth

    • Overview

    • On patience and cut-throat competition

    • The murder of trust and sleep

    • Disruption

    • It is a tale

    • Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing

    • Finding purpose and meaning

  • 3

    King Lear

    • Overview

    • Mental models from King Lear

    • Survival of the fittest

    • Whats the prison? What would be its modern day equivalent?

    • Modern day politics

    • Good parenting and leadership

    • 6

    • Mental models from King Lear