palatino;”>If you’re sitting wondering ‘What’s On’ in Lahore, This is the place you need to be heading to. The second year running now, LLF has attracted over a 100 delegates from 8 countries this time around (Reminds me of the wonderful Kara Film Festival Sigh).

palatino;”> The Suitable Duo
Vikram Seth with Nasreen Rehman

palatino;”> The World in Miniature
Shahzia Sikander with John Zarobell

palatino;”> Delirium in Karachi
Bilal Tanweer, Omar Shahid Hamid, Saba Imtiaz with H. M. Naqvi

palatino;”> Deeda-e-Maana Kusha
Dr. Amjad Tufail, Dr. Mohammad Asif Awan, Dr. Tariq Hashmi with Musharraf Ali Farooqi

palatino;”> Lahore, Literature, and Longing
Aitzaz Ahsan, F. S. Aijazuddin, Intizar Hussain, and Pran Nevile with Majeed Sheikh

palatino;”> Zehra Apa aur Zia Mohyeddin ke Saath
Zia Mohyeddin with Zehra Nigah

palatino;”>Book Launch: This Side, That Side: Restorying Partition
Rafay Alam, Vishwajyoti Ghosh with Saba Naqvi

palatino;”> Book Launch: Thinner Than Skin
Uzma Aslam Khan with Mahvesh Murad

palatino;”> Book Launch: The Dispensable Nation
Vali Nasr with Ayesha Jalal

palatino;”> Reportage on Pakistan
Matthieu Akins, Shahan Mufti, Willem Marx, and Zahid Hussain with Munizae Jahangir

palatino;”> Salaam Bombay
Mira Nair with Mira Hashmi

palatino;”> Humare Zamaane Ki Khayaniyaan
Julien Columeau with Asif Farrukhi

palatino;”> Performance: Kathak
palatino;”> 7:30-8:30 p.m. | Hall 1

palatino;”> Beyond the Global Novel
K. Anis Ahmed, Hugh Eakin, Mohsin Hamid, Samia Mehrez with Razia Iqbal

palatino;”> Politically Incorrect
Shobhaa Dé with Shehrbano Taseer

palatino;”> Qawwali’s Maestro, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Pierre Alain Baud with Yousaf Salahuddin

palatino;”> Reading Fiction to Children
Musharraf Ali Farooqi, Saman Shamsie, Sophia Kasuri with Nadia Jamil

palatino;”> An Equal Music: A Writer and his Other Arts
Vikram Seth in conversation with Asim Fareed

palatino;”> Zia Mohyeddin recites Mushtaq Yusafi
Introduction by Naveed Riaz

palatino;”> Angrezi Mushaira
Bushra Naqi, IIona Yusuf, Jocelyn Ortt Saeed, Muneeza Shamsie,

palatino;”> 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. | Hall 3

palatino;”> 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. | Baithak Hall

palatino;”> 12:30-1:30 p.m. | Hall 1

palatino;”> Rajeev Sethi with Noorjehan Bilgrami
palatino;”>Book Launch: A Small Fortune
Rosie Dastgir with Kamila Shamsie

palatino;”> Readings: Another Gulmohar Tree and The Swan’s Wife
palatino;”> 12:30-1:30 p.m. | Baithak Hall

palatino;”> 2:30-3:30 p.m. | Hall 1

palatino;”> Amit Chaudhuri, Mushirul Hasan, Pervez Hoodbhoy, and Rubina Saigol with Khaled Ahmed
palatino;”> Victoria’s Secret
palatino;”> 2:30-3:30 p.m. | Hall 3

palatino;”> Saba Naqvi with Shahan Mufti
palatino;”> Book Launch: The Faithful Scribe
Shahan Mufti with Saba Naqvi

palatino;”> Howzzat?!!
Jugnu Mohsin and Seema Iftikhar with Khaled Ahmed

palatino;”> Naguib Mahfouz: The Cairo Trilogy in Egypt Today
Samia Mehrez with Hugh Eakin

palatino;”> Print is Here to Stay!
Ameena Saiyid, Chiki Sarkar, Gavin Francis, John Gapper with Michael Dwyer

palatino;”> The Body in South Asian Art
palatino;”> 3:45-4:45 p.m. | Baithak Hall

palatino;”> 5-6 p.m. | Hall 1

palatino;”> 5-6 p.m. | Hall 2

palatino;”> 5-6 p.m. | Hall 3

palatino;”> 5-6 p.m. | Baithak Hall

palatino;”>DAY THREE | Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014

palatino;”> 10-11 a.m. | Hall 1

palatino;”> 10-11 a.m. | Hall 2

palatino;”> 10-11 a.m. | Hall 3

palatino;”> 10-11 a.m. | Baithak Hall

palatino;”> Ahmed Rashid, H. M. Naqvi, Manju Kapur, and Michael Dwyer with Aysha Raja
palatino;”> Amrita Sher-Gil: Lahore’s Lost Daughter
Pran Nevile, Farida Batool, Yashodhara Dalmia with Salima Hashmi

palatino;”> A View from the Himalayas
palatino;”> 11:15-12:15 p.m. | Hall 3

palatino;”> Bina Ramani in conversation with Sehyr Saigol
palatino;”> Reading: Difficult Daughters
Manju Kapur with Muneeza Shamsie

palatino;”> Women on the Verge…
Florence Noville, Manju Kapur, Namita Gokhale,

palatino;”> 12:30-1:30 p.m. | Hall 1

palatino;”> 12:30-1:30 p.m. | Hall 2

palatino;”> 12:30-1:30 p.m. | Hall 3

palatino;”> 12:30-1:00 p.m. | Baithak Hall

palatino;”> 1-1:30 p.m. | Baithak Hall

palatino;”> 2:30-3:30 p.m. | Hall 1

palatino;”> Asif Farrukhi, Fahmida Riaz, Intizar Hussain,
palatino;”> 2:30-3:30 p.m. | Hall 2

palatino;”> Hameed Haroon, Naazish Ataullah and Rashid Rana
palatino;”> Book Launch: The Gift
palatino;”> 2:30-3:30 p.m. | Baithak Hall

palatino;”> Aitzaz Ahsan, Maseeh Rahman, Mira Nair, Mushirul Hasan with Ayaz Amir
palatino;”> It’s Raining Litfests!
palatino;”> Sadaf Saaz, Ulrich Schreiber with Rafil Kroll-Zaidi
palatino;”>Punjab ke Inquilabi Shuara (Poetry of Resistance)
palatino;”> 3:45-4:45 p.m. | Hall 3

palatino;”> 3:45-4:45 p.m. | Baithak Hall

palatino;”> Ahmed Rashid, Hugh Eakin, Naman Ahuja, Vikram Seth with Mishal Husain
palatino;”> Happy Things in Sorrow Times
palatino;”> 5-6 p.m. | Hall 2

palatino;”> Imran Qureshi with Amna Naqvi
palatino;”> Women in Classical Punjabi Literature
palatino;”> 5-6 p.m. | Baithak Hall

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