APF Discount Code:
The APF community has access discounted tickets for the
session. To use the code, select a "Non-Member Adult" ticket and enter
at checkout. The discount will be applied after you hit "Activate." The code can also be used in person or on the phone.
APF is proud to serve as a publicity partner for the Lahore Literary Festival,
one of South Asia's premier cultural events. The festival will return to Asia Society for its third year in New York City on
, 2018. This hugely important day-long festival of ideas celebrates contemporary Pakistan through discussions on fiction and non-fiction, art, literature, architecture, history, and politics.
The opening remarks will be done by
, Founder and CEO of the Lahore Literary Festival, and Ambassador Dr.
Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations. Festival s
peakers include Man Booker Prize-winning author Kiran Desai, acclaimed artists Shahzia Sikander and Waqas Khan, and Daily Times editor Raza Rumi, among others. The keynote address will be given by
, MacArthur fellow and author of books such as
The Struggle for Pakistan: A Muslim Homeland
This program is part of Asia Society's ongoing initiative,
Creative Voices of Muslim Asia.