I was lucky enough to moderate a conversation with Anissa Helou during LLF
and enjoyed a far-ranging chat with her over the course of the festival.
is an independent, notforprofit organization registered under Pakistan's Societies Registration Act, 1860.The International Advisory Committee for LLF
2015 comprises Maina Bhagat of the Apeejay Kolkata Literature Fest, Libby Owen Edmunds of the Galle Literary Festival, Yasmin ElRifae of the Palestine Festival of Literature, Namita Gokhale of the Jaipur Literature Festival, and Sadaf Saaz Siddiqi of the Dhaka Festival.
featured a wide range of topics including literature, politics, literary legacy of Lahore, Kashmir: reportage, politics and fiction, transforming education in Pakistan, pop culture and readings of poetry and prose.
'The third annual edition of LLF
in London strives to present to a window into Pakistan as a place inspiring and producing some of the finest voices in all expressions of the arts,' said LLF
founder and Director Razi Ahmed.
NEW YORK -- The Lahore Literary Festival (LLF
), taking place in New York City on Saturday and Sunday, will showcase the whole mosaic of Pakistan's cultural creativity including literature, poetry and music.
The latter notice, coupled with the omission of Day 1 of LLF
left prospective attendees questioning the legitimacy of this year's Festival itself.
LAHORE -- Several books were launched on Saturday the second day of the Lahore Literary Festival (LLF
) at Alhamra.
Now a full-fledged festival since 2013, the LLF
has become an annual congress for Latin dance lovers.
LAHORE -- A number of human rights organisations, including Lahore Left Front (LLF
), Aurat March, Joint Action Committee for People's Rights (JAC) and others, pledged support to Kashmiris in their struggle against the recent wave of brutal aggression on the part of India after the revoking of Article 370.
The Lahore Literary Festival (LLF
), The Karachi Literature Festival (KLF), theChildren's Literature Festival(CLF), the Teachers' Literature Festival and the Islamabad Literary Festival (ILF) are to name a few.