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Indian journalist Apurva Bose Dutta releases her first book "Architectural Voices Of India"

India - Aug 30, 2017 - 15:30   5611 views

An award-winning Indian journalist Apurva Bose Dutta has released her first  book, bringing together 17 celebrated architects of India. Titled "Architectural Voices of India: A Blend of Contemporary and Traditional Ethos", was published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing and it is offering a 50% discount for the book (£64.99) in only September, as part of its exclusive marketing campaign.

The 265-page book brings out the voices of 17 celebrated architects from India across generations, conversing through dialogues about the core issues and perspectives around architecture. Through these voices, this recently-released book brings to the forefront exceptional and inspirational journeys and ideologies of architects, the evolution of architecture and the new role that architects should play in the society and the global state of the profession, and in India particularly.

"The book talks about architecture being an integral part of building a nation and has takeaways for all genres of readers including those from the architecture and building industry, the students’ community, and the common man," said Apurva Bose Dutta, award-winning architectural journalist. 

Apurva Bose Dutta is a Bengaluru-based architectural journalist and she has focussed 12 years of her career on deliberating on architecture through various print and digital media. She has been actively involved with initiating and promoting the subject of architectural journalism in India. In 2016, she was invited by the Australian Government to represent the Indian delegation in an international media visit of architectural writers in Melbourne.

The book traverses the journeys, beliefs and sentiments of illustrious architects including Rewal, Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi, Nimish Patel & Parul Zaveri, Shiv Dutt Sharma, CN Raghavendran, Christopher Benninger, Ravindra Bhan, Sanjay Puri, Sonali & Manit Rastogi, Sandeep Khosla, Karan Grover, Jasbir Sawhney, and many more. The foreword has been written by Dr. Vikramāditya Prakāsh, Professor of Architecture, University of Washington, Seattle.

The book can currently be purchased from Cambridge Scholars Publishing or Amazon UK with a discounted rate. The exclusive marketing campaign is only valid for the month of September and to get more information about the book, please contact apurva@apurvabose.com or apurvabose@yahoo.com.

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