Kalinga Literary Festival 2016

June 18th – 19th 2016, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Kalinga Literary Festival has emerged as an Annual Flagship event in the cultural calendar of Odisha and our focus is to rekindle the romance with literature and foster reading and writing, especially among the youth.

OUR SPEAKERS

Haraprasad-Das

Haraprasad Das

MridilaGarg

Mridula Garg

Paramita-satapathy

Paramita Satpathy

haldhar

Haladhar Nag

yash

Yash Pattnaik

maheswar-sahoo

Maheswar Sahu

dinanathpathy

Dr Dinanath Pathy

deba-prasad-dash

Deba Prasad Dash

anustup-nayak

Anustup Nayak

Amarendra-Khatua

Amarendra Khatua

jayant

Jayanta Mahapatra

mrinal-chatterjee

Mrinal Chatterjee

Sachidananda-Mohanty

Prof Sachidananda Mohanty

rahul

Rahul Pandita

Dr-Nandini-Sahu

Dr Nandini Sahu

Arif-Mohd.-Khan

Arif Mohammad Khan

piyush

Piyush Mishra

sswamy

Dr Subramanian Swamy

Durga-Prasad-Panda

Durga Prasad Panda

Moderator
Sujit-Mohapatra

Sujit Mohapatra

Moderator
Dikshya-Tiwari

Diksha Tiwari

Moderator
Mani-Shanker-Aiyar

Mani Shankar Aiyar

Subhransu-Panda

Subhransu Panda

Purusottam-Aggarwal

Purushottam Agrawal

Seema-Biswas

Seema Biswas

asit

Asit Mohanty

kedar

Kedar Mishra

Baishnab-Parida

Baishnab Charan Parida

sankar-parida

Shankar Parida

Sandeep-Sahu

Sandeep Sahu

Pooja-Agrawal

Dr. Pooja Agrawal

SATYABRATA

Dr Satyabrata Rout

Jatin-Nayak

Jatin Nayak

daitari-panda

Daitari Panda

sudarshan

Sudarshan Patnaik

Hrusikesh-Bhoi

Hrushikesh Bhoi

arun-misra

Arun Mishra

Sameer

Sameer

debi-prasanna-patnaik

Debi Prasanna Patnaik

Shubash-Ch-Patnaik

Subhas Chandra Patnaik

1

P K Dash

4

Manu Dash

2

Ajay Swain

5

Prakash Mohapatra

8

Sarat Dash

7

Saqti Mohanty

10

Yasodhara Mishra - KLF Award

9

Tapan Mohapata - KLF Award (Youth)

6

Ramakanta Das - KLF Award (Special Citation)

THE SCHEDULE

Inauguration of the Kalinga Literary Festival 2016

Chief Guest Industry and Mass Education Minister Debi Prasad Mishra, Guest of Honour Priyadarshi Mishra, MLA, Haraprasad Das

Key Note Speaker: Dr. Subramanian Swamy 

Kalinga Literary Award: Yashodhara Mishra, Tapan Mohapata (Youth), Ramakanta Das (Special Citation)

09:30 AM

Dialogue, Development and Democratic Spirit in Literature

Speakers: Arif Mohmad Khan, Rahul Pandita, Haraprasad Das, Moderator: Amitabh Behar

Book Release: “In God’s Wishlist” by Pradipta Panda

11.00 am

A literary Journey of Kalinga: Contemporary reflections

Speakers: Prof. Sachidananda Mohanty, Khirod Parida, Asit Mohanty, Subrat Prusty, Moderate by: Subhransu Panda

Book Release: Memory of a stream: Gandhabati, the sacred cultural landscape of Ekamra Kshetra by Piyush Das

12.00 - 12. 45 pm

Youth, Language and Emotions

Speakers: Satyanand Nirupam, Vineet Kumar, Kedar Mishra, Subhransu Panda, Arundhati Subramaniam, Moderator: Sujit Mohapatra

12.45 - 1.30 pm

Piyush Mishra in Conversation with Vineet Kumar

2.00 pm

Is Romanticism Dead in contemporary Literature?

Speakers: Prof Purushottam Agrawal, Jayanta Mohapatra, Bibhuti Patnaik, Prakash Mohapatra, Ajay Swain, Moderator: Prof. Sachidananda Mohanty

Book Releases: ‘Flow Infinite’ by Cmde Dilip Mohapatra,”Sita(A Poem)” by Dr. NandiniSahu, ‘Hints Of A Dream’ by Ramakanta Das

2.45 pm

Imaging Odisha

Speakers: J K Nayak, K K Basa, PM Mohanty, GC Tripathy, P K Dash, Moderator: Dr. Subhas Pani


3.30-4.15 pm

Cultural Discourses from Odisha

Dr Nirmal Kanti Bhattacharjee, Mr Abasara Beuria, Mr Santosh Mohanty, Moderator: Dr Subhas Pani

4.20 - 5.00 pm

Conversation with Actress Seema Biswas

4.20 - 5.00 pm

Book launching session and discussion

Speakers: Prof. Sachidananda Mohanty and Arundhati Subramaniam

5.00 - 5.30 pm

Performance for the Masses: Future of Alternative Theatre

Hrushikesh Bhoi, Daitari Panda, Dr Satyabrata Rout, Ashok Behera, Moderator: Kedar Mishra

5.30 - 6.15 pm

Governance in Odia: Slogan and Action

Speakers: Dr. Debi Prasanna Pattanayak, Adhyapak Biswaranjan, Baishnab Charan Parida, Sankar Parida, Subhas Chandra Pattnaik, Pradyumna Satpathy , Moderate by: Deba Prasad Dash

10.00 - 10.45 am

Between Profit, Loss and Prestige: Market and Daily Life in Literature

Dr. T.K Chand, Anustup Nayak, Mahesh Sahoo, Charudutta Panigrahi, Chittaranjan Jena, Dr. Arun Mishra, K K Parida, Moderator- Bhabani Mohanty

 

10.45 - 11.30 am

Padmashree Haldhar Nag in Conversation with Durga Prasad Panda

11-45 - 12.30

Readership Crisis: Folk and Regional Literature

Speakers: Dr. Debi Prasanna Pattanayak,  Satyanand Nirupam, Saqti Mohanty, Saroj Mishra, Srikanta Mishra, Raman Agarwal, Sarat Dash, Moderator: Manas Ranjan Mohapatra

12.30 - 1.10 pm

The Role of Women throughout the Ages of Literature

Speakers: Mrudula Garg, Arundhati Subramaniam, Seema Biswas, Prof. Nandini Sahoo, Dr. Pooja Agrawal, Dr Iti Samanta, Moderator: Paramita Satapathy

2.00 - 2.45 pm

Literature as Performance: Script Writing for Films and Television

Speakers: Rituparna Sengupta,  Sameer, Yash Pattnaik and Seema Biswas
Moderator: Santanu Ganguly

2.45 - 3.30 pm

Changing role of media: In the age of New Media

Rahul Pandita, Sandeep Sahoo, Rajendra P Gupta, Vineet Kumar, Ardhendu Das, Moderator: Dr Mrinal Chaterjee

3.30 - 4.15 pm

Special Session: Conversation with Sameer

Sameer, Renowned Lyricist in Conversation with Dikshya Tiwari

4. 15 - 5.00 pm

Concluding Session

BOOKS TO BE LAUNCH

Flow Infinite by Cmde Dilip Mohapatra

Konark by Anil Dey

ChitraPothi: Illustrated Palm-Leaf Manuscripts from Orissa by J.P. Das

In the Absence of Jagannatha by Eberhard Fischer & Dinanath Pathy

Literature and Cinema by Dr Itishri Sarangi & Dr Prasanth Mothe

Novel ‘Maya… When Love Becomes Obsession…” by Dr.Pooja Agrawal

Gita Govinda & Odisha edited by Dinanath Pathy & Bijaya Kumar Rath

White Night Moonbeams by Prachi Prangya Agasti

Hints Of A Dream by Ramakanta Das

Vignettes by Charudutta Panigrahi

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ADDRESS

Mayfair Convention,

Bhubaneswar
Odisha

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