Keynote Speaker Dr. Girish Karnad +
Valedictory Address - P Chidambaram +
Prithvi Datta Chandra Shobhi +
Author Vivek Shanbagh paying tribute to noted Kannada litterateur late M Gopalakrishna Adiga
Author Suresh Menon, former Indian cricketer Javagal Srinath and Wisden India’s Executive Editor R Kaushik at the session on ‘Cricket’
Author Manu Pillai, moderator Indira Brunner Chandrashekar and author Vikram Sampath at the session on ‘Royal Biographies’
Author Vasudendhra in conversation with Preeti Nagaraj at the session in Kannada on ‘LGBT’
Sunanda Jayaran, Alka Kattemanne, Preeti Nagaraj, Dharani Deviu Malgatti and Vijaya Rao at the session in Kannada on ‘Portrayal of Women in Media’.
Aroon Raman in conversation with authors Zach O’ Yeah and Aditya Sinha at the session on ‘Crime Fiction’
Prithvi Datta Chandra Shobhi in conversation with Vanamala Vishwanatha and Jyothi Shankar at the session ‘Murty Classical Library’
Deepika Rao in conversation with Yamini Muthanna
Moderator Indira Brunner Chandrashekar with authors Mahesh Rao, Anjum Hassan, vivek Shanbagh and Pranav Shivanna. Session: Literary Fiction
Aroon Raman in conversation with authors Air Marshall Nanda Cariappa and K Vijay Kumar. Session: Defence Stories – Protecting India Within and Without
Air Marshall Nanda Cariappa releasing the book at the Children’s Book Launch as Shubha Sanjay Urs and Joyce Maben look on.