URA to open Goa's literary fest
Kannada literary icon and Jnanpith award winner U R Ananthamurthy will open the first ever Goa Arts and Literary Festival at the International Centre Goa next week.
The difference though, will be the more inclusive nature of the Goa festival with the involvement of musicians, painters, filmmakers, architects and designers apart from
Charles Correa, Remo Fernandes, Wendell Rodricks and Saeed Mirza are among some of those expected at the meet as well as poet Eunice De Souza and writers Maria Couto and Sudeep Chakravarti.
“There will be cross discussions, the screening of films, book readings and even some theatre,” says Konkani writer Damodar Mauzo.