Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) hosted a 2 day international Urdu seminar recently. The first day of the seminar titled, “Ghalib and Faiz Two Times One Language” was organized in collaboration with Higher Education comission. Eminent researchers presented their research articles in the seminar which was followed by an ”Aalmi Mushaira” (poetry reading). Known national poets presented their works in the mushaira attended by respectable educators and country’s literati. The renowned Urdu poet, Amjad Islam Amjad, presided over the Aalmi Mushaira.
After the two exhilarating days of literature celebrations of Lahore, the 64th Children’s Literature Festival (CLF) wrapped up at Children Library Complex on Wednesday with children’s participation and agency being the most vibrant aspects of the fun-filled event.
The University of Punjab on Wednesday held a ceremony in honor of renowned poet, thinker and writer Amjad Islam Amjad, who was recently awarded the “Najeeb Fazil Award” by the Turkish government.