Sirish Rao

Founding Artistic Director of Vancouver’s annual Indian Summer Festival

Sirish Rao is a writer, festival producer and publishing professional with deep connections to the international literary and publishing world. Sirish is the founding Artistic Director of Vancouver’s annual Indian Summer Festival. He has authored twenty books, from commentaries on popular culture to children’s books and retellings of Greek plays. His books have been translated into seventeen languages and won several international awards.