Adab Foundation Presents

Chandigarh Literature Festival

Great Literature Needs Great Criticism

Clf 2015
  • 1st November 2018, Thursday

    Time Session Venue
    4.00 PM- 4:10 PM Lighting of Lamp  Lawn
    4.10 PM- 4:20 PM Welcome and Theme introduction by Mitul Dikshit
    (Chairman Adab Foundation)
     
    4:20 PM- 4:30 PM Festival Introduction By Annie Zaidi
    (Festival Director CLF 2018)
    4:30 PM- 5:15 PM Panel Discussion-
    “MeToo, Media and the Making of Art”
    Moderator- Akshaya Kumar
    Nilanjana Roy, Annie Zaidi, Gautam Kishanchandani
    5:15 PM- 6:00 PM THE BIG SMALL TOWN: HOW LIFE LOOKS FROM CHANDIGARH
    Critic Sakoon Singh in conversation with the author Aarish Chhabra
    6:00 PM – 7:00 PM BLANK PAGE
    An Interpretation of contemporary Indian poetry through theatre, music and movement Tamaasha Theatre Group, Mumbai

    7:00 PM onwards

    Tea

     
  • 2nd November 2018, Friday

    Time Session – Venue I (Lawn) Session – Venue II (Auditorium)
    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM PADMAVAT
    Critic Krishna Kumar in conversation with the author Purushottam Agrawal
    Movie Screening- OCTOBER

    11:30 AM to 11:45 AM

    Break

    11:45 AM to 12:45 PM THE OTHER
    Critic Swati Daftuar in conversation with the author Paro Anand
    12:45 PM to 1:45 PM DIWALI IN MUZAFFARNAGAR
    Critic Omair Ahmad in conversation with the author Tanuj Solanki
    OCTOBER
    Critic Raja Sen in conversation with the screenwriter Juhi Chaturvedi

    1:45 PM to 2:45 PM

    Break

     
    2:45 PM to 3:45 PM JAL THAL MAL
    Critic Saurabh Dwivedi in conversation with the author Sopan Joshi
     
    3:45 PM to 4:45 PM EK THI MAINA EK THA KUMHAR
    Critic Vibhuti Narain Rai in conversation with the author Hari Bhatnagar
     

    4:45 PM to 5.00 pm

    Break

     
    5.00 pm to 6.00 pm THE WILDINGS
    Critic Rihan Najib in conversation
    with the author Nilanjana Roy
     
    6.00 pm to 7:20 pm URDU HAI JISKA NAAM
    By Tamaasha Group, Mumbai
     
  • 3rd November 2018, Saturday

    Time Session – Venue I (Lawn) Session – Venue II (Auditorium)
    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM DAUGHTERS OF THE SUN
    Critic Rumina Sethi in conversation with the author Ira Mukhoty
    Movie Screening- STREE

    11:30 AM to 11:45 AM

    Break

    11:45 AM to 12:45 PM IF I HAD TO TELL IT AGAIN
    Critic Jonathan Gil Harris in conversation with the author Gayathri Prabhu
    12:45 PM to 1:45 PM THE EPIC CITY- THE WORLD ON THE STREETS OF CALCUTTA
    Critic Kunal Ray in conversation with the author Kushanava Choudhury
    STREE
    Critic Nonika Singh in conversation with the director Amar Kaushik

    1:45 PM to 2:45 PM

    Break

     
    2:45 PM to 3:45 PM GYARVI -A KE LADKE
    Critic Satyanand Nirupam
    with the author Gaurav Solanki
     
    3:45 PM to 4:45 PM BALLAD OF KAZIRANGA
    Prof Maninder Sidhu in conversation
    with the author Dileep Chandan and Translator Parbina Rashid
     

    4:45 PM TO 5.00 PM

    Break

     
    5.00 PM TO 6.00 PM ANUVAD SAMVAD- WORLD POETRY IN TRANSLATION
    Ashok Vajpeyi, Teji Grover, Geet Chaturvedi
    Monika Kumar