Kala ghoda Art Festival 2013


The Book of Changes

"Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree" - Ezra Pound

They say literature feeds the curiosity of the soul and sets the mind on newer adventures. This year at KalaGhoda Arts Festival come and be a part of book launches, discussions and poetry sessions. Get inspired at the panel discussions and participate in workshops and quizzes.

Our thematic for the 2013 festival is 'THE BOOK OF CHANGES'.  We look forward to seeing you at David Sasoon Library and Kitab Khana where we will host several children's workshops.

We sincerely thank Arbour Research Initiatives in Architecture , ATE Enterprises , Asmita Mohite, Kamal Vora, Naresh Fernandes, Jerry Pinto, Supriya Nair, Nancy Adajania, Harsha Bhatkal, Amrita Chowdhury,Parinita Shetty, Sonali Jain, Sangeeta Bhansali, Kitab Khana and Amrita Somaiya and Hena Kapadia for their support and collaboration.

All programs listed on this website were correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.

Urduwallahs Performance

7:00 pm - 9:00pm at David Sassoon Library Gardens

Urduwallahs present Manto-Naama: An Evening with Saadat Hasan Manto.

Manto, a prolific Urdu short story writer has a canvas splashed with colourful and controversial stories ranging from the partition to his involvement in the Indian film industry and his love for Bombay. The Urduwallahs, Arwa Mamaji and Priya Nijhara have selected an interesting assortment of short stories, which will give the audience a perspective of this multilayered writer. 

The evening will have a seamless blend of Urdu and English readings of Manto’s work by Arwa and Priya in conjunction with Suhail Akhtar Warsi, Rakkesh Chaturvedi and Asad Hussain, with inputs from their collaborators in Karachi, Pakistan - Zambeel Dramatic Readings. 

For more details, log onto www.urduwallahs.com


For details on Zambeel Dramatic Readings, log onto http://zambeeldramaticreadings.wordpress.com/