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September 2020

Inferior//SDG5 – Gender Equality

September 5, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom Webinar

Join author Angela Saini and neuroscientist Vidita Vaidya in conversation about "Inferior" and SDG 5, using the book as an entry point to discuss gender equality and women in science. Read the book and join the discussion with your thoughts, reflections and questions. Sign up here, and purchase the book here!

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October 2020

Spillover//SDG3 – Good Health and Well Being

October 3, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Zoom Webinar

Where and why do new pathogens emerge? How do they turn into a pandemic? David Quammen explores these questions in Spillover, an accessible and well-researched book about pathogen spreads before Covid-19. On the 3rd of October David will be in conversation with award-winning writer and journalist Anil Ananthaswamy to talk about Spillover in the context of UN Sustainable Development Goal 3 good health and well being. This reading and book discussion is part of Reading for Change, an event series…

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November 2020

Ordinary People, Extraordinary Teachers // SDG4 – Quality Education

November 7, 2020 @ 6:30 pm
Zoom Webinar

The fourth Reading for Change event takes S. Giridhar’s Ordinary People, Extraordinary Teachers as an entry point to SDG 4 Quality Education. Drawing from S. Giridhar’s personal experience with the Azim Premji Foundation, the book tells the stories of government school teachers across India, dedicated to improving the lives of the children in their care. Join author S. Giridhar and Uma Mahadevan (Principal Secretary, Panchayat Raj to the GoK) in conversation about Ordinary People, Extraordinary Teachers and SDG 4, using…

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December 2020

I Will Save My Land // SGD7 – Affordable And Clean Energy

December 5, 2020 @ 6:30 pm
Zoom Webinar

In the fifth edition of the Reading For Change series, join author and activist Rinchin and Shripad Dharmadhikary, an activist, researcher, and coordinator of the Manthan Adhyayan Kendra, as they discuss Rinchin's book I Will Save My Land and the conflicts and concerns around affordable and clean energy. Grab your copy of the book, and join the discussion with your questions and reflections. Register at https://tinyurl.com/y3mjhf48. More information here.

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January 2021

Fierce Femmes and Notorious Liars: A Dangerous Trans Girl’s Confabulous Memoir // SDG10 Reduced Inequalities

January 9 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Zoom Webinar

Join author Kai Cheng Thom and writer and researcher Nadika Nadja, on January 9, 2021 at 7:30 pm IST, for a conversation about Fierce Femmes and Notorious Liars and its relevance to SDG 10, Reduced Inequalities. Get your copy of the book here, and see you on the 9th with your questions and reflections. Register here for the event.

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