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Kalinga Literary Festival in Koraput begins

Eight Koraput Literary Legends Felicitated Koraput, April 7, 2018: The two-day Kalinga Literary Festival (KLF) in Koraput kicks off here to celebrate the art, culture and literature of the Koraput valley. The festival was inaugurated by the Chief Guest, Honourable MP Shri Jhina Hikaka, distinguished guest and keynote speaker, Vice Chancellor of Central University of Odisha, Prof […]


Gopinath to Pratibha: Koraput Has a Great Literary Tradition

Valley hosts first ever Koraput Literary Festival Koraput:  Koraput has a great literary tradition. From Gopinath Mohanty to Pratibha Ray, many celebrated authors have lived here to experience the tribal life and later delivered great fictions. Gopinath Mohanty’s Paraja and and Amrutara Santana (Dynasty of Immortals) are based on the life of Koraput tribal and […]


Poetry Should Have More Aesthetic Value: Koraput LitFest

By Odisha Story Bureau, Koraput, April 6, 2018: First Ever Koraput Literary Festival spreads peace and love Contemporary poetry shouldn’t be mouthpiece of any ideology. Rather it should give more space for different opinion and thoughts, said senior poets at the first ever Koraput Literary Festival. Held at the scenic backdrop of Tribal Museum here in […]


Contemporary Odia Fiction Discussed at First Koraput Literary Festival

By Odisha Story Bureau, Koraput: Also there were sessions on Poetry and Koraput Literature Koraput Literary Festival unites 300 authors from the Odisha Ajay Swain and Aparna Mohanty Receive 1st Koraput Sahitya Samman Literature is always contemporary. Unlike poetry, however, fiction doesn’t react to social issues immediately. Authors opines in the third session of first […]



9 From Koraput Felicitated at Koraput LitFest

By Odisha Story Bureau, Koraput: Ajay Swain, Aparna Mohanty Receive Koraput Sahitya Samman Achievers of Koraput district from different fields are being felicitated during the first ever Koraput Literary Festival held here at Tribal Museum on 25th March 2018. Dr Pritidhara Samal, one of the leading voices in contemporary Odia poetry was felicitated for her […]


First Koraput Literary Festival Spreads Love

By Odisha Story Bureau, Koraput: Koraput Literary Festival unites 300 authors from the State Ajay Swain and Aparna Mohanty Receive 1st Koraput Sahitya Samman Regionalism has no space in Literature: Dr Adikanda Sahu Koraput has a great literary connection: Krishna Chandra Sagaria Violence is not a subject of literature. Love is the only weapon to win […]


Koraput Literary Festival: 50 Poets Recite Poems

By Odisha Story Bureau, Koraput: First ever Koraput LitFest unites 300 authors from Odisha Aparna Mohanty and Ajay Swain get Koraput Literary Award More than 40 poets from undivided Koraput district and 10 from other parts of the state joined the special poetry recitation session (session 5) in the first ever Koraput Literary Festival held […]


Bonda Documentary Screened at First Koraput LitFest

By Odisha Story Bureau, Koraput: ‘Remo Sam’ produced by O Foundation viewed by festival participants First Koraput Literary Festival unites 300 authors from the state A documentary film ‘REMO SAM’, based on the life, language and culture of primitive Bonda Tribe, was screened during the first ever Koraput Literary Festival held here on 25th March […]


Ajay Swain, Aparna Mohanty Receive Koraput Sahitya Samman

By Odisha Story Bureau, Koraput: Koraput Literary Festival unites 300 authors from the state Senior author Dr Ajay Swain and senior poet Dr Aparna Mohanty were conferred with 1st Koraput Sahitya Samman (Koraput Literary Award) during the first ever Koraput Literary Festival. The festival, also known as KLF-Odisha, was held here at the open premises […]