Adaab Lucknow!! Lucknow Literature Festival is back again with all the more exciting events that are going to be just so amazing. The Literature Festival that has taken up the agenda of reviving the lost interest of Lucknowites in the age old literature of the city, started up the good work in the year 2013. It is again ready to rock Lucknow this November 17-19th. There are a lot of exciting things that are going to happen this year that makes it something definitely not to be missed out. We bring to you certain reasons that would definitely make you want to go to the Lucknow Literature Festival.
To begin with:
#1. Indian Women’s Cricket Team
Indian Women’s Cricket Team Captain Mithali Raj, Veda Krishnamurthy and Aprajita Bansal will be joined by Rajdeep Sardesai for the discussion of Sardesai’s book, Democracy’s XI: The Great Indian Cricket Story on 19th November at 4:00 p.m. All you cricket fans are going to finally be able to meet your idol !
#2. Comic Fest with Anupam Sinha
YES ! Comic Festival is happening in LUCKNOW ! Featuring Anupam Sinha, the creator of Super Commando Dhruv along with Nitin Prakash – this session is the PERFECT opportunity for all you Nerds to nerd-out together !
#3. A call for all the Women out there
The Literature Festival is not only about literature, it speaks about the most discussed and hot topic of the era, ‘The Role of Women’. And with its respect a session wholly dedicated to the women of today and their portrayal in Books and Cinema will be conducted!! A lively discussion among Vani Tripathi Tikoo, Sunita Aron, Anubhav Sinha and Guru Prakash will be held. Something not to be missed at all for women are those masterpieces who can bring life to any place.
#4. And it’s about Love too!! <3
An evening which takes you to the land where being loved is a bliss that too with the person who changed the meaning of love in our lives! Meet the great Imtiaz Ali and lose yourself in an evening of Love, Romance and relationships! 19th of November marks to be a love affair 😉 where you can finally meet your ‘Geet’, be the ‘Rockstar’ of your life and take yourself to the ‘Highway’. Join us in our ‘Junoon-e-ishq’ with Imtiaz Ali!
#5. Music here is Intoxicating!!
18th November is going to make you loose yourself in the ever captivating musical era! With a musical session called ‘Gata Rahe Mera Dil’ graced by Swanand Kirkire,Yatindra Mishra, Kausar Munir and Abhigyan Prakash your heart would never stop singing along with them. The Lit fest is about music and the feel of it. Come here to sit back and enjoy your way to a musical day.
#6. Theater Festival
Theater is much loved art in the city of Lucknow ! And now, you guys can enjoy it in its FULL GLORY – with the Lucknow Theater Festival happening from 10th – 12th November at Yashpal Sabhagaar, Hindi Bhavan in Hazratganj.
#7. For the love of Shakespeare!
Surabhi Modi in Conversation with the award winning Director, Vishal Bharadwaj upon ‘Shakespeare Wallah Love’ on 18th November in Indira Gandhi Pratishthan! An evening about the old school love and the movie direction!
#8. Books are a beautiful scenery but with the specs of an author.
Books bring us knowledge, intellect and make us see the world in a complete different manner. The Lucknow Literature Festival is all about this. A session with the world famous revolutionary author, Sagarika Ghosh talking about her book, ‘Indira: India’s Most Powerful Prime Minister’ is sure to take you off your feets and see the world of governance in a complete different way! Don’t loose this chance of joining in on 19th november at Indira Gandhi Pratishthan.
The Literature festival has since ever been an exciting journey of three days that can bring you the joy of reading and a feeling of belonging into a world full of intellectual people! Don’t miss this chance to witness the grand event taking place in Lucknow on 17th, 18th and 19th November at Indira Gandhi Pratishthan. The Literature Festival’s Prelude : Lucknow Theater Festival is on 10th, 11th and 12th November. So drop all your plans and put this on your checklist for, if you miss this you are surely gonna regret it!!