The NALSAR Literary Festival will be centrally themed on Literature and Justice. The event

will include panel discussions, book readings, book launches and performances on the following

broad themes:

1. Protest Movements and Arts

2. Post-Independence Literature in India: Unraveling Partition and Emergency

3. Poetry in the Vernacular: Minority and Political Poetry in Telugu and Urdu

4. Queer Literature: Scoping the Ambit of the Genre

5. Discrimination Depictions: Interwoven Identities

6. Non-Fiction Writing: Creativity vs. Objectivity