Umesh Solanki

Umesh Solanki is a writer and activist from Gujarat who has to his credit three collections of poetry, a collection of essays, and two novels, one in verse. He was the editor of the print journal Nirdhar and now edits an online Gujarati Dalit poetry magazine also called Nirdhar. He is a photographer and has made documentary films. He is committed to publishing writing by Dalit and Adivasi writers from Gujarat.

Speaker @ HLF 2023


2:50–3:35 pm

28 Jan HLF 2023 - Day 2

Literary Sessions | Panel: The Lives of Translation

Chandan Pandey, Gopika Jadeja, Kartikeya Jain, Umesh Solanki
Moderator: Will Forrester

2:00–2:45 pm

29 Jan HLF2023 - Day 3

Kaavya Dhaara | Poetry Reading (Multilingual)

Bharti Kapadia/Bhadrakant Zaveri, Gopika Jadeja, Syam Sudhakar, Umesh Solanki