Poet Satchidanandan to inaugurate Mathrubhumi literary camp on Friday
Kozhikode: The state literary camp organised by Mathrubhumi Study Circle for college students will start on Friday. The camp will be held at Perungalam Mar Thoma Dhyana Theeram at Ashtamudi in Kollam. The three-day camp will be inaugurated by poet K Satchidanandan on December 6 at 10 in the morning.
Mathrubhumi Director P V Gangadharan will preside over the function and author Perumbadavam Sreedharan will deliver keynote address. The concluding ceremony will be held on December 8 at 3 pm. It will be inaugurated by lyricist-film maker Sreekumaran Thampi.
Novelist C V Balakrishnan will be the chief guest. Writer Subhash Chandran is the camp director. Kovilan Award instituted by Kovilan Trust and K V Anoop Award will be presented to winners at the concluding ceremony. A total of 100 students selected based on their entry will be admitted to the camp.
Eminent writers including Kureepuzha Sreekumar, Benyamin, P V Shaji Kumar, V R Sudheesh, Rafeeq Ahammed, Giresh Puliyoor, V J James, Santhosh Echikkanam, P K Rajasekharan, K V Sajay, Ajay P Mangad, Alankode Leelakrishnan, Kalpetta Narayanan, Veerankutty, B Murali, Anantha Padmanabhan, K Rekha, Madhupal, Indugopan, Rajasree, Syama S Prabha, Kanimol, Unni Balakrishnan and Ram Mohan Paliyathu will deliver speech at the function.