Mahendra Sharma is the CEO of Matrubharti, a self-publishing platform for Indian regional language writers. Through its work, it has also built a vibrant community of authors and book-lovers. Based in Ahmedabad, Matrubharti began with a focus on e-books and online story publishing in Gujarati and Hindi. They are now spreading their wings to other languages. Also, they have ventured into video content, focusing on books and theatre.
Mahendra will talk about the process of building a community of book lovers. He will also talk about how to engage with and market to readers of vernacular literature.
Read more about him here.