Oxford University Press to celebrate the joy of reading and learning during Durga Pooja


OUP to showcase its vast variety of children’s books at Durga Pooja Pandals across Kolkata

Attractive discounts and merchandise for children to be the key features


Wednesday, 27 September, Kolkata: Oxford University Press, the world’s largest university press will mark its presence during Durga Pooja celebrations in Kolkata by setting up book stalls at 15 Pooja Pandals between 23rd– 29th September 2017.

Visitors to the OUP stalls at Pooja Pandal locations will have a chance to look at an exciting collection of titles for every age group covering story books, general reads, grammar books, atlases, special titles on the life and works of Rabindranath Tagore and Jim Corbett and OUP’s globally respected range of dictionaries.

OUP will provide attractive discounts in the range of 20-33% on books and also engage children by sharing exciting merchandise at the following pandal locations:

Mandirtala Howrah

Shivaji Sangh Howrah

Mudiali Shibmandir

Maddox Square

Ballygunge Cultural

Ekdalia Evergreen Club

Jodhpur Park

Naktala Udayan Sangha
Badamtala Ashar Sangha

Bakul Bagan Sarbojonin (Bhawanipur)

Behala Nutan Dal

Md. Ali Park

Bharat Chakra (Dum Dum Park)

AJ BLOCK Salt Lake

Bagbazar Sarbojonin

OUP will promote this event on 93.5 RED FM, Kolkata to engage with its audiences and apprise them of this promotion during the Durga Pooja season. Some of OUP’s exciting titles on display will be: Wonders of Jim Corbett, Atlas for little learners, Story books of Aladdin, Tom sawyer, Gulliver Travels and special titles on the work and life of Rabindranath Tagore.

About Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. OUP is the world’s largest university press with the widest global presence. It currently publishes several education, reference and academic publications every year, has offices in around sixty countries, and employs nearly 6,000 people worldwide. OUP’s diverse publishing programme includes scholarly work in all academic disciplines, school and college textbooks, children’s books, materials for teaching English, dictionaries and reference books, and academic journals. OUP also provides digital learning solutions designed to meet learning needs of the contemporary learner.

Learn more about OUP at www.oup.com