Program 2016
01:45 pm
Ganesh Vandana
Malvika Hariom
02:00 pm
Jaisa Maine Gandhi Ko Samjha
Tushar Gandhi followed by an Interactive session with Dr. Alok Bajpayi
02:50 pm
Videsh Mai Swadesh-Phir bhi dil hai Hindustani
Writers from Holland, Surinam & India ■ Book launch - Echoes of the Earth by Dr Pushpita Awasthi conversation with Bhagwan Prasad & Aatmaram Sharma Panel Discussion with Dhruv Shukla
03:30 pm
All the world's a stage | A tribute to the Bard of Avon, a 400 year legacy. A talk on the life and works of Shakespeare
with Rajat Kapoor
04:10 pm
Life Beyond Boundary
with K. Srikanth Ajay Jain in conversation with Cricketer Krishnamachari Srikanth
05:00 pm
Saaz Ki Awaaz
Instrumental performance by Aayush sehta
05:30 pm
INAUGURATION by Chief Minister Shri Akhilesh Yadav & Member of Parliament Smt Dimple Yadav followed by Lamp Lighting • Mr Parthasarthy Sen Sharma's Book Launch - Every Mile a Memory by the Chief Minister • Address of Mr Soumitra Ghosh, renowned photographer of Uttar Pradesh • Felicitation of winners of UP's biggest photography contest by Hon Chief Minister
06:50 pm
Navjawaan- Unke Tevar Aur Tassavur-Just Jawani
Manav Kaul, Varun, Guru, Nupur Apury in conversation with Gaurav Prakash
07:30 pm
Bhigo-Bhigo Ke- Political Sattire
Standup comedy by Varun Grover Writer & Lyricist of movies like Masaan, Dam laga ke haisha
08:30 pm
Shilpa Rao LIVE
11:00 am
Paramparaaon Ko Chunauti- Dalit Saahitya Ka Dakhal
Dr. Sanjay Paswan, Tarun Vijay, Prof. Vivek Kumar in conversation with Preety Chaudhary
12:00 am
Aazaadi Ke Baad Ke Hindi-Urdu Saahitya Main Janwaadi-Pragatisheel Parampara
Naresh Saxena, Veerendra Yadav, Akhilesh, Anees Asfaq, Deepak Kabir
01:00 pm
All roads lead to Lucknow - Travel writing & Tourism in UP
Puneetinder Kaur and Partha Sarthi in conversation with Sathya Saran
02:00 pm
Baa, Bapu & the Girmitiya saga
Address by Tushar Gandhi Dr. Alok Bajpayi in conversation with Giriraj Kishore, Pushpita & Bhagwan
2 HOURSE Convention Center, Hilton Hotel
03:00 pm
Ek Mulaqaat Nawazuddin ke saath Nawazuddinn Siddiqui
in conversation with Manav Kaul
04:00 pm
India through Imported Lens
Sam Miller & Pratik Kanjilal talk about the book: Adventures of Captain Corcoran & India A strange Paradise
04:45 pm
Raani Lakshmibaai Ke Janmdiwas Par- Aalha Lokgeet
05:15 pm
Love that feels right
Ravinder Singh in conversation with Shivani Chaturvedi
06:00 pm
Madhu Kishwar speaks Political Writing and Legal Discource made popular by feminist
06:45 pm
Dhoonghat-Kashmkash Rawaayton Ka
Shovana Narain's ballet based on Ismat Chutagi's story
07:30 pm
Piyush Mishra Ke Geet Aur Guftagu
Atul Tiwari ke saath
08:30 pm
Shaam-E-Awadh: Mehfil Kaviyon Aur Shaayron Ki
Waseem Barelvi, Anwar Jalalpuri, Naresh Saxena, Khushbir Singh Shaad, Rajesh Joshi, Dipti Mishra, Manish Shukla, Ranjeet Cahuhan, Abhishek Shukla, Malvika Hariom, Baabusha Kohli, Faheem Jogapuri
11:30 am
Hindi Bhaash Aur Saahitya- Bhaaratwaasi Banaam Bhaaratvanshi
Pushpita Awasthi, Merajj Ahmad, Aatmaram Sharma
12:30 pm
Book Launch - Myself Meena
IAS Dakshita Das in conversation with Shivani Chaturvedi
2Hours Convention Center, Hilton Hotel
01:30 pm
Book Discussion - Four Patriots
by Sumit Agarwal
2Hours Convention Center, Hilton Hotel
02:30 pm
Theek Tumhare Peeche-Manav Kaul
Ek Mulaqat Dimple Trivedi K Saath
2Hours Convention Center, Hilton Hotel
03:30 pm
Lucknow Ka Aakashwaani
2Hours Convention Center, Hilton Hotel
06:30 pm
Ravinder Singh's Media Interaction and book signing
2Hours Convention Center, Hilton Hotel
11:00 am
Youth Forum- Main Har Pal Ka Shaayar Hoon
Kahani, Dastan, Story Story telling session by college students
01:00 pm
Rai Folk Dance Bundelkhand
02:00 pm
Oonche Sur Main Naram Si Baatein
Qawwali Performance
03:00 pm
Aalha Lokgeet
11:00 am
Kuch Apni Kuch Yaar Ki Baatein, Dil Ki Aur Dayaar Ki Baatein
Shubham Shree, Babushaa, Geet Chaurvedi and Deepak Kabir
12:00 am
Book launch - Participation and Position Women in the Uprising of 1857
by Kirti Narain
12:20 pm
Book launch - My Spiritual Journey
by R K Mittal
12:40 pm
Changing History - Her Story
Sunita Aron Juhi Chaturvedi & Mita Kapur discuss as women writers what floats their boat !I There was a girl
01:20 pm
Taal Aur Thaap-Folk & Classical art forms
Shovana Narain & Malini Awasthi in conversation with Richa Anirudhh
02:00 pm
Lata Surgaatha-Pustak Pr Samvaad
Yatindra Mishra, Malini Awasthi, Richa Anirudh
03:00 pm
Haq-Shaamil Aur Dhong | A matter of social space in hypocritic society? GBTQ writings in Literature, Theatre Cinema
R Raj Rao, Salaam Kidwai & Revathi in conversation with Urvashi Butalia
03:40 pm
Media Magic - Social or Antisocial ?
Om Thanvi, Amit Malviya, Rachit Seth in conversation with Richa Anirudhh
04:20 pm
Zardozi Dastkari of Lakhnau Documentary Film by Muzaffar Ali
04:50 pm
Students' Politics -5th pillar of democracy
Nupur Sharma, Shehla Rashid, Anirban Bhattacharya in conversation with Guru Prakash
06:50 pm
Badalte Daur ki Shayari
by Javed Akhtar
05:50 pm
Hum to Jhola Utha Kar Chalein- Dhoni Factor
Richa Anirudh in conversation with Manav Kaul, Juhi Chaturvedi and Manoj Muntashir
11:00 am
Changing semiotics of female representation
Urvashi Butalia, Shehla Rashid & Revathi in conversation with Surabhi Modi
12:00 am
Book Discussion - Atal Bihari Vajpayee - Haar Nahi Manunga
by Vivek Trivedi
01:00 pm
Book Discussion - Participation and Position of Women - Uprising of 1857
by Kirti Narain
02:00 pm
Book Launch - As Boys become Men
Mukul Kumar in conversation with Kena Shree
03:00 pm
Where Literature went wrong in teaching History presentation
by Vikramjit Singh Rooprai
04:00 pm
Book Discussion - Circumstance grew him up
by Satish Anand
05:00 pm
Film Screeing - Mishri Celebrating Innocence of Special Children
by Aarushi Gupta
11:00 am
Youth Forum - Main Har Ek Pal Ka Shayar Hoon
Kahani, Dastan, Story telling session by college students
1 Hour london
01:00 pm
Bade Miyan - Chhote Miyan
Amrit Lal Nagar's stories for children
1 Hour london
03:00 pm
Aalha Lokgeet
1 Hour london
04:00 pm
Folk Dance Bundelkhand
1 Hour london
08:00 pm
Bulleya Night with Amit Mishra
Enthralling songs such as Bulleya, Manma Emoson Jaage, Sau Tarah Ke Rog, Jee Le Ye Lamhe, Athithi Tum Kab Jaoge etc.
1 Hour london
Amritlal Nagar ki Jeevan our sahitya pe laadharit pradarshni
Photo Exhibition by Soumitra Ghosh
Sculptures & Painting Exhibition by Niharika Singh, Rahul Baba, Rajesh Kumar, Malti Sharma
Calligraphy by Azeem Haider