Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

AKLF DAY 1 and Day 2 event was jam-packed, then we move towards Day 3 events. lots of events lined up back to back in different venue.

So what if I have a problem, I am still growing UP
Concerns and paradoxes of student life. An inspirational session by Jeroninio Almeida supported by Jimmy Tangree.

New Asia Now!

Launch of the Griffith Review anthology of new Asian writing. With Jane Camens, Anjum Hasan. Chief Guest Anuradha Lohia.

The Last King of Sikkim
Release of Andrew Duff’s Sikkim: Requiem for a Himalayan Kingdom. With Julia Booth, Sunanda Dutta Ray. Moderated by Sajeda Momin. Chief Guest Sanjeev Chopra

The People Speak
Release of Vir Sanghvi’s new book Mandate: The Will of the People, followed by a conversation with Saba Naqvi. Chief Guest Ashis Nandy.

Inauguration of Apeejay Children’s Literary Festival
Percussionist Tanmoy Bose and his sons Shilladitya and Shauryaditya Bose perform a musical tribute to teachers and gurus.

Parental Guidance

Kolkata release of well-known child specialist Dr. Anupam Sibal’s book ‘Is Your Child Ready to Face the World?’ with a foreword by Amitabh Bachchan. Followed by a special session by the author on parenting.

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

 

 

Undivided Legacies
Release of Reema Abbasi’s Historic Temples in Pakistan: A Call to Conscience, followed by a conversation with Aman Nath and Bina Sarkar Elias. Moderated by Saba Naqvi.
Chief Guest Krishna Bose.

Secrets and Lies

Release of Meera Syal’s new novel, The House of Hidden Mothers, followed by a conversation with Shobhaa De. Chief Guest Anuradha Lohia.

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

Of Magic and Mysteries
Release of Ben Okri’s new novel, The Age of Magic, followed by a talk by Ben Okri on The Mysteries of Storytelling, and an interaction with Sujata Sen.
Chief Guest Jayanta Sengupta.

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2016 Day 3

Thanks Social Bong Team for Continuously support. We almost come to end Day 4 blog post Coming Soon. Stay Tuned!

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