Apart from the usual topics that are covered as part of a literary fest in Chennai, The Hindu Lit for Life 2013 workshops focus on the lesser known aspects of writing
Are you a closet poet wondering if your words will make the cut?
Do you wonder what modern art is all about?
Do you think writing a book for kids is an easy job?
The Hindu Lit for Life 2013 in Chennai offers workshops that will throw light on three aspects of writing that are often overlooked: poetry, art appreciation and writing for children.
Each workshop will be only for 30 participants. To register, email your name, age and contact details to email@example.com
Last date: February 5, 2013
Workshop venue : Lady Andal School, Harrington Road, Chetpet
Workshop on Narrative Poetry
Conducted by Meena Kandasamy
Feb 16, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Learn the basics of a narrative poem and try your hand at writing one.
Workshop on Art Appreciation
Conducted by Sharan Apparao
Feb 16, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
The first session will focus on what is art and understanding, creating and deconstructing the new trends in art. The second session deals with the creation of the myth and the importance of writings on art.
Workshop on Creating Picture Books for Children
Conducted by Deepa Balsavar
Feb 17, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
When children listen to stories and look at drawings, they make sense of the world of the characters. They know when they like certain illustrations, even though they may not be able to articulate why. This workshop will look at the process of creating picture books for young children.
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Sponsors & Partners:
The Hindu Lit for Life is presented by VGN and powered by VIT University.
Associate Sponsors: Shriram Chits, Volvo
Bookstore Partner: Landmark
Hospitality Partner: The Leela Palace, Chennai
Event Partner: Aura
Radio Partner: Chennai Live
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