Panaji: After the acclaimed International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Goa will be now hosting the new-born literary extravaganza--The Writers and Readers Festival--annually, bringing together authors from across the globe.
The fallout from the recent wave of protests that shook Brazil was felt even in the bucolic colonial town where the country`s main literary festival was in full swing.
Nepal is hosting a literary festival at the Patan Palace in Kathmandu, where 60 writers are expected to take part.
Galle Literary Festival in Sri Lanka will continue despite boycotted by an award winning South African novelist over the country`s rights record, according to the organisers of the event Thursday.
Kolkata, the city known across the
globe for its book fair, will now have an annual literary
festival starting this year.
Day in Pics: 28th November
Showbiz World - November 28, 2014