Date: September 9, 2023

Time: 3.30 PM – 8.00 PM

Manikya Mancha, Gandhi Seva Sangha, Sreebhumi, Lake Town, South Dumdum, West Bengal 700048

Welcome to the Lake Town Poetry Festival - Celebrating Words, Culture, and Creativity

We are thrilled to announce the upcoming Lake Town Poetry Festival, organized by Penprints, a platform dedicated to fostering literary arts and cultural exchange. This enchanting festival will take place in the heart of Kolkata, West Bengal, bringing together a diverse array of poets, authors, critics, and academic professionals from across the nation. Join us for a captivating journey into the world of literature, as we celebrate the beauty of language, the power of words, and the richness of cultural diversity.

Event Highlights:

Date: 9th August, 2023

Location: Manikya Mancha, Gandhi Seva Sangha, Sreebhumi, Lake Town, South Dumdum, West Bengal 700048 

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Explore the Vibrant World of Poetry:

Experience the magic of poetry that transcends language barriers. Our festival proudly hosts multilingual poetry reading sessions that showcase the beauty and diversity of poetic expression. Immerse yourself in a symphony of languages as poets weave verses that touch hearts and inspire minds. From traditional to contemporary, from classical to experimental, this is a journey through the vast spectrum of human emotions and experiences.

Book Launch Extravaganza:

Be the first to uncover literary treasures! The Lake Town Poetry Festival will be a platform for emerging and established authors to unveil their latest works. Join us in celebrating the birth of new narratives, characters, and stories that will ignite your imagination. Discover literary gems that reflect the myriad facets of our society and the human soul.

Engaging Discussions on Translation Studies:

Language is a bridge that connects cultures and people. Delve into the world of translation studies through insightful discussions led by experts in the field. Explore how the nuances of language are preserved or transformed when words cross linguistic boundaries. Gain a deeper understanding of the art of translation and its role in bridging cultural gaps.

A Gathering of Minds:

Connect with fellow literature enthusiasts, writers, and intellectuals. Engage in thought-provoking conversations, exchange ideas, and forge meaningful connections that extend beyond the festival. The Lake Town Poetry Festival offers a space where literary minds come together to celebrate the written word and explore its boundless possibilities.

Join Us:

Whether you’re an ardent poetry lover, an aspiring writer, or a curious explorer of language, the Lake Town Poetry Festival promises an enriching experience that will leave an indelible mark on your heart and mind. Join us in celebrating the fusion of creativity, culture, and community.

Don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of a cultural extravaganza that celebrates the essence of human expression. Stay tuned for more updates on our esteemed lineup of poets, authors, and speakers.

Come, let’s celebrate the beauty of words at the Lake Town Poetry Festival!