Date
Friday, 10 August 2018 to Saturday, 25 August 2018
Location
Chennai

British Council is celebrating Madras Week to create awareness about the heritage of Chennai and its culture. As a part of these celebrations, join us for exciting events.

Event Date and time  Audience 
Art competition on 'What Madras looked like' 11 to 20 August 2018 9 to 15 years 

Photography competition on 'Grand heritage of Madras'

11 to 20 August 2018

16 years and above 

 

Book launch of Vol 1: Culture, Language and Identity and Volume 2 : Language, Culture and Power followed by a panel discussion on ‘Continuing relevance of translation as a tool for intercultural exchange’ 

 

24 August 2018 from 4.00 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.                                                                                                                                                        

 

Open to all (children below 18 years to be accompanied by adults/parents)

 

Storytelling performance on the birth of Madras by Srividya followed by a talk on influence of Madras on the evolution of entrepreneurs. 

 

25 August 2018 from 4.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.                                                                                                                                                                                 

 

Open to all (children below 18 years to be accompanied by adults/parents)

All the art works will be displayed/exhibited at British Council and winners will be announced on the day of celebration on 25 August. 

Free entry

For further information and to register please write to susan.chettri@britishcouncil.org

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