Somen Mishra

Mr. Mishra, a screenwriter, is the Head of Creative Development at Dharma Productions & Head of Fiction at Dharmatic Entertainment, Dharma Production's digital wing. He was instrumental in the making of films such as Talvar, Bareilly ki Barfi, Raazi and Badhaai Ho. A media professional with more than 15 years of experience, Mr. Mishra was also a founding team member of CNN-IBN. As the Associate Editor of Entertainment there, he covered various national and international cinema-related events. Mr. Mishra started a popular cinema blog Moifightclub which focuses on independent films, festival coverage and screenwriting.

Date: 24th January
Venue: CR 7, New Campus | Time: 5 pm
Contacts: Rishabh Jain: +91-8587076266 | Shashwat Sinai Salgaocar: +91-9884184060

Mallika Sarabhai

Mallika Sarabhai is a noted Kuchipudi and Bharatnatyam dancer. She has also shown her talent in the fields of acting, theatre, writing and publishing. As a social activist she has actively participated in many socio-economic developmental projects initiated by the United Nations. She looks after the Darpana Academy of Performing Arts, founded by her parents, Dr. Vikram Sarabhai and Ms. Mrinalini Sarabhai.
A PGP Batch of 1974 from IIMA, she has been awarded the Padma Bhushan award by the Government of India for her contributions.

Date: 26th January
Venue: CR 3, Old Campus | Time: 4 PM
Contacts: Gunish Handa: +91-9819960873 | Anika Bhaskar: +91-8800590656