Pakistan: Literature Festival 2015 concludes today

The three-day third Islamabad Literature Festival, arranged by Oxford University Press (OUP), is going to conclude today (Sunday).

OUP Managing Director Ameena Saiyid said the OUP is gathering avid readers, writers, academics, and literary figures from across Pakistan and the world for the second day of the 3rd Islamabad Literature Festival, which began on Friday at a hotel.

The second day of the festival commenced with a plenary session ‘Army Public School, Peshawar, Students and Teachers’ in conversation with Ayesha Mian and Ameena Saiyid. It was followed by ‘Power Failure: The Political Odyssey of a Pakistani Woman’ by Syeda Abida Hussain, moderated by Nasim Zehra; Witness ‘Kahani ka Safar’, Masood Ashar in conversation with Mustansar Hussain Tarar and ‘Tabeer ki Talash Mein’ by Rehan Alvi, moderated by Najeeba Arif.

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