Source : Times of India
The Kalinga Literary Festival(KLF), designed to promote the participation of young minds in art, culture and creative dialogue, is back with its 5th edition to educate, provoke and entertain as well.
This year’s theme will focus on how equality, equity and humanity have been presented, portrayed and picturised in contemporary forms of literature and art.
Several personalities including Pavan Verma, Nirupama Rao, Vinod Dua, Amish Tripathy, Rahat Indori, Nilamadhav Panda, Shobha De and Vijaylakshmi Chhabrawill be in smart city Bhubaneswar for the three-day event starting on June 8.
There will be more than 250 writers, poets, artists and performers dwelling on several issues ranging from youth to inclusion, transgender to equality, women to equity, and governance to justice, said Rashmi Ranjan Parida, the founder director of KLF.