Poetry: A meeting of writers and poets

City: Bangalore Location: AFB Auditorium Date: Tue, 2012/11/20 – 6:30pm

The All India Urdu Manch and The Alliance Française de Bangalore are pleased to invite you to A meeting of Writers and Poets Mr. Girish Karnad will be the Guest of Honor This is one of the rare evenings that brings together well known literary figures from Pakistan, India and Bangladesh. These eminent literary figures will delve upon the present trends in writing in the sub-continent. Sri. Intezaar Hussain (Pakistan) will speak on fiction. Sri. Asghar Nadeem Syed (Pakistan) will present a talk on poetry in Pakistan. Sri. Nasir Abbas Nayyar (Pakistan) will provide insights on trends in criticism and Sri. Khaleel Mamoon, in his lecture, will focus on Urdu Literature in India. On this occasion a poetry collection by Dr. Mushtaq Sadaf will also be released The Poets and the Writers are: Mr. Intezaar Hussain, Prof. Asghar Nadeem Syed, Prof. Nasir Abbas Nayyar, Mr. Ahmed Iliyas, Khaleel Mamoon, Mrs. Shaista Yusuf,Maher Mansoor & Azam Shahid