Tefla’s MD Kailash Singh – talking on his Company and Theme Events – a Brief Interview
The Inaugural Ceremony has the ‘high profile Superman in Black’ the maverick Ram Jethmalani as the Guest of Honour and Prof. Chandra Shekhar Rath, the giant among the intellectuals, will deliver the Keynote address on ‘ A Shift in Consciousness: A Search’.
The Sessions include: Whither Modern Literature, Mother Tongue, Other Tongue: Writing in English and Indian Languages, A BRIDGE TOO FAR : Brothers at war, Great Traditions : Two Generations, Romancing the music of Poetry, Literature: Earth’s aspirations for the Heavens, Rebuilding Konark – Together we can, Cinema & Society, Muse and Management: Our Lit, Their Lit, Our Lit, Their Lit , Literature : Celebration of Life.
During Think Literature 2013 Academics, Authors, Political & Social Activists, Law Makers, Govt. Officials, Corporate Leaders, Students and people from various other walks of life will immerse in the colourful and informal atmosphere of the event, energize with the vibrancy of their favourite authors and sheer level of engagement and thinking that Think Literature is going to evoke.
Great Luminaries including Ram Jethmalani, Manoj Das, Sharmila Tagore, Chandra Shekhar Rath, Raghunath Mahapatra, Tom Alter, Rahul Bose, Annu Kapoor, Maroof Raza, Santosh Desai, Harish Trivedi, Prativa Ray, K.Sachidanandan, J.P.Das, Arunav Sinha, Satyananda Mishra, Anant Mohapatra , Pratibha Satpathy, Jatin Nayak, Bijay K. Danta, Annie Zaidi, Arfeen Khan, G.Chandrashekhar , Haraprasad Das, Yashodhara Mishra, Ramendra Kumar,Dilip Kumar,Sorabh Pant, Dr. J.C. Batra, Rajiv Mishra, Meghna Pant,Rajeshwar Upadhyay, Chadrahas Choudhury, Paramita Satpathy, Prof. Sachidananda Mohanty , Soubhagya Mishra,Haraprasad Das and Himanshu Mohapatra will sway the audience with vibrancy.
One of the highlights of 2013 event is Tom Alter’s Play The Old Man and The Sea.
The focus of this year Festival is ‘Think Konark – Together we can rebuild’. Let this event be the first step turning the mass awareness into mass movement. The greatest and the most powerful mass movements often started very quietly, even hidden in the shadows.
Tefla’s promises an aesthetically and intellectually illuminating Think Literature 2013 which will be an eclectic mix of big-name-authors, thinkers, cineworld luminaries blended with inspirational debate which will nourish your body, mind and soul.