School News

Author’s Meet with Primary Students

May 08, 2017

 

Primary students of Delhi Public School, Sushant Lok, had a privileged meeting, on 4th May 2017,with Ms Anita Nair, a renowned author. She received the Kerala Sahitya  Akademi Award in May 2012 for her contribution to Literature and Culture. She was also named a finalist for the 2007 PEN/ Beyond Margins Award, in the U.S.A. As a child, Ms Anita Nair was fascinated by myths and legends  and started writing at the tender age of sixteen. She has written books for adults as well as children. Some popular books are Muezza and Baby Jaan: Stories from the Quran, and World Myths and Legends.

Students of class V, were very enthusiastic to meet her and showered her with a volley of questions to know what inspired her to become an author. She gave tips to the students to be a keen observer of their surroundings and to make reading a habit . Students took her autograph and posed for pictures with her.