The third edition of the Nepal Literature Festival 2013 is all set to commence from October 25 in the premises of the Nepal Academy in Kathmandu.
The Festival being organized by The Bookworm Foundation with support of Ncell will be held for four days and bring together 8 international and over 90 Nepali writers and professionals.
International writers participating in this year’s Festival include Shobhaa De, Ravinder Singh, Prajwal Parajuly and Farah Ghujnavi from India, Bangladesh and the UK. Nepali writers include Abhi Subedi, Sharada Sharma, Vijay K Panday, Anil Shah, Anil Chitrakar, Ramesh Kharel, Nayan Raj Pandey, Yubarj Ghimire and Sarshwoti Pratikshya to name a few.The Festival will have panel discussions, poetry recitals and book launch and signings, and much more. Lovers of literature will get a chance to rub their shoulders with the national and international literary stars, engage in racy dialogues, and grab a book and get it signed by their favorite writers.