Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival
Kolkata, West Bengal

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival

Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival

This literature festival, which is curated by retail chain Oxford Bookstore, “explores literature as part of the tangible and intangible heritage of Kolkata.” To this end, the events are held in historical venues across the city. Each edition of Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival features discussions with over 50 authors, poets, journalists, artists, athletes and other creative minds from Kolkata, India and the world. Writers Anand Neelakantan, Ben Okri, Ravinder Singh and Durjoy Datta, filmmakers Aparna Sen and Vishal Bhardwaj and actors Saurabh Shukla and Aamir Khan have been part of the festival over the years.

The thirteenth edition of the Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival, which took place in January 2022, was an online instalment streamed live on its official Facebook and YouTube channels. Entry is free and open for all. 

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Contact Details
Phone No 93300 20986
Address Apeejay House,
15 Park Street,
Block C (2nd Floor),
Kolkata 700016,


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