Chronicles of Urban Nomads
Authors from Chennai added to the literary flavor of the country and the world when Chronicles of Urban Nomads, an anthology of short stories was published recently in IIT Madras by seasoned columnist Sushila Ravindranath. There were versatile personalities from the field of cinema and theater such as Mr. Karthik and Mr. Madhan Karky, a noted lyricist. Mr. Mohan Raman entertained the audience by his enthralling speech.
The authors delighted the audience by reading out excerpts from their works. The pride and joy experienced by the authors were evident as they went on stage and captivated the audience. This anthology is a result of a nation wide contest that saw this book released. Chronicles of Urban Nomads is divided into two sections namely Imagine and Musings. The stories are racy, innovative, thought provoking, hilarious and utterly mind blowing. The youth of the country coming out to write such wonderful piece of literature is itself worth loud acclaim.
The contest was organised by Readomania, an online portal for lovers of literature and young writers. More than 3,000 members are already a part of Readomania and Chronicles of Urban Nomads is the first printed edition of Readomania. The book was previously launched in Kolkata and Delhi which saw many people turn up for the launch. Judging by the response of the audience and the quality of writing found in Chronicles of Urban Nomads, one can bet safely that India is on the way to lead its youth towards an encouraging and positive future.