SheThePeople Book Club, Pune Edition

Welcome to the SheThePeople Book Club, Pune Edition in partnership with British Council. 

We, at SheThePeople, have always been enthusiastic proponents of the need to develop and encourage a reading culture, and a community that encourages reading for pleasure as well as learning. To further this objective, we’re delighted to launch the SheThePeople Book Club, where we hope to bring together people from diverse backgrounds and interests, bound together by their love for books and reading. 

British Council Pune provides a wide range of opportunities for continuous personal and professional development through Library Services, English language learning, and other events. Our library has a collection of books, magazines, newspapers, and DVDs. Our book and journal collection covers subjects such as literature, English language, Arts, exam preparation books, books for professional development and children’s books.

Whether you want a quiet space for study or access to some of the best cultural programming in India, you will find everything you need at the British Council library.  

Become a member of British Council Pune to access thousands of books, magazines, films, music and newspapers. Our brand new centre is a social space where you can experience the best of UK culture and live events. A state of the art centre where you can meet friends and explore our resources or attend a skills-based workshop. You can make the most of our purpose-built library spaces or view our large digital collection of e­books, international newspapers and magazines wherever you are.

Topic: Detective fiction writing: The UK Connect

Agatha Christie was one of the pioneers of detective fiction writing with mass appeal. In our first book club event, we aim to bring detective fiction into the spotlight with Pune writer Manjiri Prabhu. How are characters developed, the nuts and bolts of writing with examples of other UK pioneers such as Enid Blyton, Ronald Dahl and even the awesome Jane Austen!

Meet Authors: Manjiri Prabhu and Tanushree Podder in conversation with Archana Pai Kulkarni

22nd December | 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

British Council, Ramsukh House, 3rd Floor Ganeshkhind Road, Near Sancheti Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra 411005

About Us

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In India, millions of women are getting online with every passing year. They need a platform that relates to them. From leaders, game changers, board members, executives, sportspersons and more, we engage with women who enrich the world with new ideas, innovations, inspiration and engagement.

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