Date: June 21, 2014
Time: 1:30-2:30pm
Location: Asia Society- 1370 Southmore Blvd. Houston, TX 77004

In partnership with Asia Society, this writing workshop will focus on Asia Society Texas Center’s current exhibition, Transcendent Deities of India: Everyday Occurrence of the Divine. An expert-trained author will be your children’s teacher for this interactive session, encouraging young minds’ imagination and literary talents. This program will help visitors gain a greater connection to the artwork and learn to express themselves through the written word.

About the Author

A native Houstonian, Gayatri Parikh, has taught writing at The University of Houston’s Writing Center, Houston Community College, and the University of Houston-Clear Lake. As a grant writer for Writers in the Schools (WITS), she works with a creative, passionate community that helps children fall in love with reading and writing. An Indian-American writer, Gayatri believes that writing is a gift that can help us discover, examine, and own our stories.