October 28: “Narrating the Nation, Living the Nation”, Anita Baruah Sarma Memorial Lecture, Guwahati University.
August 22: Speaker, Jawab Do, public meeting in Delhi. Watch “The holes in knowledge are being replaced by attacks…”, Indian Cultural Forum.
August 10: Panelist, Discussion of the book India Dissents, 3000 Years of Difference, Doubt and Argument, India International Centre, New Delhi
May 6: Inaugural Address, May Literary Festival, Dharwad, Karnataka
April 25: Speaker, Pratirodh Main Sahitya, Gandhi Peace Foundation, New Delhi
March 27: Inaugural Address, North and Northeast Writers’ Meet, Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi
February 25: Chair and Speaker, session on Hum Bhi Iss Zindagi Se Guzre, We too passed through this life, Words in the Garden festival, India International Centre, New Delhi
January 28: Opening of artist Saba Hasan’s show Undeciphered Fates: Book Installations, Voice and Video, Art and Aesthetic, New Delhi