On day 10 of #ReadInstead online litfest, actor Konkona Sen Sharma reads a short story by author Jhumpa Lahiri.

‘Hell-Heaven’ is Lahiri’s ode to the intimate secrets of closest kin, from the acclaimed collection Unaccustomed Earth. You can read it here.


The #ReadInstead campaign was set up in response to the lockdown people are living through because of the coronavirus.

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The online literary festival will include some of Juggernaut’s biggest authors and consist of conversations, workshops, competitions, masterclasses and more.