The fourth edition of Lahore literary festival comes this year for three days. It’s free of cost and publically open. In this Lahore Literary festival, most of the personalities participate from Pakistan and also out of country. These Personalities discuss on the Literature and arts. Lahore Literary Festival will start on 19 February 2016 this festival is for 3 days. Detailed festival schedule of the fourth edition of Lahore Literary festival announces nears the festival date.
Lahore Literary Festival
In this Festival audience will be entertained and have more to choose this year through the panel talks, book launches, recitals and performances, screenings, art and most of the things which divide into 5 parallel sessions in given time.
Nusrat Jamil is in organizing committee and chairperson of the Lahore Literary festival fourth addition said that for the audience most of the things are in the festival like Spanning fiction, Film, Music, Architecture and Urbanism, Poetry, History, Travel. The speaker names of Lahore Literary Festivals 2016 for fourth edition is Ali Akbar Natiq, Asghar Nadeem Syed, Attiya Dawood, C. M. Naim, FahmidaRiaz, Hamid Ismailov, Haji Noor Deen, Intizar Husain, JavedMajeed, Marion Molteno, Mick Conefrey, Mohsin Hamid, Ned Beauman, Rana Dasgupta, Reza Deghati, Sorayya Khan, ZehraNigah, and ZukiswaWanner.
Chief Executive of Lahore Literary festival is Razi Ahmed and he is also the founder of Lahore Literary festival. In Lahore Literary Festival Board of Governors, Names are Iqbal Z. Ahmed, Hameed Haroon, Dr. Parvez Hasan, and Nayyar Ali Dada.In Advisory Committee names are MuneezaShamsie, Zareena Saeed, Salima Hashmi, Khaled Ahmed and Mohsin Hamid.
Advisory committee And Board of Director said that in this festival we discuss on the history of Lahore and its Place in the global world today. We celebrate in this festival the creative strength of this city which requires the sky of ideas in the situation nowadays. Lahore is a historical place so we also discuss on it. They said we are excited about the Lahore Literary festival and also confident for this fulfilling experience.
DAWN Newspaper 31 Jan 2016