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Speakers


Alam Khorshed


Ananya Dutta Gupta


Anashua Majumdar


Anjum Katyal


Arundhati Ghosh


Bikram Grewal


Biplab Dasgupta


Boro Baski


Debasis Mukhopadhyay


Debasish Saha


Jogen Chowdhuri


Jurgen Axer


Martin Kaempchen


Mashrur Arefin


Munize Manzur


Naila Azad


Nirmala


Oindrilla Dutt


Peter Pannke


Pinaki De


Pulak Dutta


Raman Sivakumar


Ranjani Ramachandran


Romit Roy


Ronidkumar Chingangbam


Sadaf Saaz


Saikat Majumdar


Sewli Bose


Sitansu Ray


Soumik Nandy Majumdar


Sudev Pratim Basu


Sunandini Banerjee




PROGRAMME
Saturday, February 29, 2020
Day 1
TIME Auditorium Museum Room
3.00-3.20   Opening of Page Frames: An exhibition of an illustrated book by the celebrated writer N’gugi wa Thiong’o, The Upright Revolution, designed and illustrated by Sunandini Banerjee
3.50-4.30 Sadhan C Dutt Memorial Lecture delivered by Bikram Grewal, conservation and wildlife expert: The Broken Nest: Tagore, Prakriti, Gharey and Bairey. Introduced by Anjum Katyal  
4.35-5.15   Natun Chinta Bhabna showcase by six local designers and innovators working with natural materials, waste and eco-friendly processes
5.20-6.10 Natural Bonds: Raman Sivakumar and celebrated artist Jogen Chowdhuri on the Santiniketan Masters’ relationship with nature. Moderated by Soumik Nandy Majumdar Screening of short films and photographs from an Eco-Art and Eco-Cinema contest
6.15-7.05 Music Matters: Peter Pannke and Ranjani Ramachandran on studying Hindustani classical music. Moderated by Oindrilla Dutt Screening of short films and photographs from an Eco-Art and Eco-Cinema contest
7.10-7.55   A New Voice, New Directions: Bangladeshi author Mashrur Arefin in conversation with critic Alam Khorshed, Founding Director, Bistaar
8.00-9.00 William Meets Tagore: An Audio Play. Anashua Majumdar and Biplab Dasgupta; music Debasish Saha Screening of short films and photographs from an Eco-Art and Eco-Cinema contest
Sunday, March 01, 2020
Day 2
TIME Auditorium Museum Room
2.00-2.55 Comics of Bengal: Then and Now. Pinaki De and Debasis Mukhopadhyay in conversation with Sudev Pratim Basu Screening of short films and photographs from an Eco-Art and Eco-Cinema contest
3.00-3.55 Home and the World: Creative Women’s Voices from Today’s Dhaka. With Dhaka Lit Fest Director and author Sadaf Saaz, author Munize Manzur and actor-director Naila Azad. Screening of short films and photographs from an Eco-Art and Eco-Cinema contest
4.00-4.55 Learning to Grow: Approaches to Education. Jurgen Axer, Martin Kaempchen and Boro Baski in conversation with Saikat Majumdar. Screening of short films and photographs from an Eco-Art and Eco-Cinema contest
5.00-6.10 Music, Memory and Community: Nirmala and Ronidkumar Chingangbam. Moderated by Arundhati Ghosh Screening of short films and photographs from an Eco-Art and Eco-Cinema contest
6.15-7.00   Coming of Age in Bengal: Novelist and academic Saikat Majumdar in conversation with Ananya Dutta Gupta
7.00-8.30 In Memory of Ashesh Bandyopadhyay: A centennial tribute. With Sitansu Ray, Pulak Dutta, Sewli Bose and Romit Roy. Screening of short films and photographs from an Eco-Art and Eco-Cinema contest