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Write Right Away with Paro Anand

Sahitya Akademi winner, Paro Anand leads a writing workshop over three days of intensive exercises that will teach you to flex your creative muscles, summon your muse and help you overcome that dreaded writer's block.

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There is an additional mentoring option where young writers can get a one on one hour with Paro to share their writings and get advice. To know more about this, please get in touch with us at

Paro Anand writes for children, young adults and adults. She won the Sahitya Akademi Bal Sahitya Puruskar in 2017 for her anthology Wild Child (now published as "Like Smoke). She has spoken about and written extensively on children's literature in India.

She headed the National Centre for Children's Literature, The National Book Trust, India, the apex body for children's literature in India. She also runs a podcast on HubHopper called Literature in Action, and was an invitee to the India Conference at the Harvard Business School in 2018. She was awarded the Kalinga Karubaki Award for fearless writing, 2019.

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