Amitav Ghosh

Amitav Ghosh was born in Calcutta and grew up in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. He studied in Delhi, Oxford and Alexandria and is the author of The Circle of Reason, The Shadow Lines, In An Antique Land, Dancing in Cambodia, The Calcutta Chromosome, The Glass Palace, The Hungry Tide, and The Ibis Trilogy, consisting of Sea of Poppies, River of Smoke and Flood of Fire. The Great Derangement; Climate Change and the Unthinkable, a work of non-fiction, appeared in 2016 and his forthcoming book is The Nutmeg's Curse: Parables for a Planet in Crisis.

Upcoming Events

Featuring Talks By:
Amitav Ghosh
Amitav Ghosh
The Nutmeg's Curse
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Rosie Boycott
In conversation

The Nutmeg's Curse - Amitav Ghosh

Through the prism of the nutmeg, Amitav Ghosh, the author of Gun Island, tells the story of the climate crisis at 5x15 online

Past Events

5x15 at COP26

Online via COP26 Youtube Channel,
Online via COP26 Youtube Channel,
Event Featuring

As COP26 draws to a close, we’re looking forward to the road ahead and exploring the power of imagination to drive change – for humans, for animals, for flora and fauna.