After Harud, now Sounth (spring) literature festival in Kashmir

Breaking News Kashmir, jammu,kashmir news, kashmir latest news, kashmir latest videos, pulwama, shopian, internet bans in kashmir, srinagar
JK Bank
Three years after Harud (autumn) Literary festival was called off, amid scathing criticism by Kashmiri writers and civil society activists, for insisting on being controversially “apolitical” in a highly militarized conflict zone, this time J-K Government itself has stepped in to collaborate with an NGO to organize a literary festival- Sounth (spring). As state owned Doordarshan and Radio Kashmir put together the literary festival and with J-K Governor inaugurating the event, the festival looks more like an exercise meant to counter the new writing and art emerging out of the valley. “The literature festival will focus on the changing life

To read the full article, SUBSCRIBE NOW. If you're already a subscriber please Sign In.

Existing Users Log In