Program

9:30 AM to 11:00 AM

Inaugural Ceremony & acknowledgment of Sponsors

by Governor, VC, & Pro VC


Venue : Auditorium

Monday, June 17

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Art & Photography exhibition


Venue : Art Gallery

11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

It’s Hilariously Political

by Nur Nasreen, Fasi Zaka & George Fulton


Venue : Auditorium

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Journalism in Balochistan: Challenges and Future

by Shehzada Zulfiqar, Salim Shahid, Syed Ali Shah, Sadia Jehangir, Mujeeb Ahmed


Moderator Shahid Rind

Venue : Orange Gallery

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Getting Internal Peace; Mental Health for Higher Living

by Ali Hashmi & Mehreen Siddiqui


Moderator Ghina Saleem

Venue : Pink Hall

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Pakistan's economy: what alternatives are there?

by Khurram Hussein & Ammar Rashid


Moderator Farid Kasi


Venue : Green Hall

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Asia Peace Film Festival

by Asia Peace Film


Venue : Auditorium

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

The Frontier of Al-Hind: Political transformation of medieval Balochistan 700-1050 AD

by Dr Hafeez Jamali, Jahanzaib Khan & Dr. Kaleemullah Lashari


Venue : Orange Hall

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Life & Works of Raaz Muhammad Raaz

by Prof Shahzad & Asmat Zaheer


Moderator Dr. Barkat Shah

Venue : Purple Hall

1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

The Joys of Inland Travelling

by Salman Rashid, George Fulton, & Aziz Jamali


Moderator Nizamuddin Salarzai

Venue : Pink Hall

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Fierce Words; The Flip-side of Peace

by Iftikhar Firdous, Amir Rana


Moderator Fasi Zaka

Venue : Green Hall

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Kids Corner

by Musharraf Ali Farooqi.


Moderator Syed Umair Shah

Venue : CPEC Hall

3:15 PM to 4:30 PM

Drama hai ya Dramaybazi

by Mohsin Shakeel, Sarmad S Khoosat, Hameed Sheikh, Jamal Shah & Ayoub Khoso


Moderator Aman Ullah Nasar

Venue : Orange Hall

3:15 PM to 4:30 PM

Fresh Blood in Politics

by Mahjabeen Sheran, Saifullah Magsi, Nizamuddin Salarzai, Dr. Adnan Rafiq & Ammar Rashid


Moderator Hammal Aslam

Venue : Purple Hall

3:15 PM to 4:30 PM

Men for Men; Toxic Masculinity and its Impact on Men

by Fasi Zaka & George Fulton


Moderator Rafiullah Kakar

Venue : Pink Hall

3:15 PM to 4:30 PM

Love For Science

by Muhammad Hamza Waseem (Rhodes Scholar)


Venue : Green Hall

3:15 PM to 4:30 PM

Melodies of the Yore; Folk Music for Peace

by Farhan Ali Bogra, Saif Samejo & Naeem Dilpul


Moderator Aamer Shafique

Venue : CPEC Hall

5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Hazargi Mushaira

by Ali Toorani, Ali Hamdam, Raziq Kohzad, Mustafa Ahlkhani, Mehdi Enagh, Jawad Hazara, Master Mushtaq, Shahid Toofan & Qadir Nail


Venue : Orange Hall

5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Brahvi Mushaira

by Alam Ajeeb, Rafiq Showaz, Hameed Aziz, Gharib Shah, Hassan Nasir, Sabir Nadeem, Hidar Hasrath, Yousaf Nasim & Khalid Pirkani.


Moderator Ghamkhwar Hayat

Venue : Purple Hall

5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Da OiasMahal Pashto Shaaeri Takhliqi Rangoona: Elmi Wrassa

by Shahida Babar, Prof.Shahzad Ahmad, Kamran Acakzai & Raziq Faheem


Moderator Dr Barket Shah

Venue : Pink Hall

5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Balochi Mushaira

by Munir Momin, Ghani Pahwal, Mir Umar Mir, Mumtaz Yousaf, Razzaq Nadir, Saddiq Marri, Shakoor Zahid, Rahim Mehr, Qayyum Saddag, Asif Shafique, Sadiq Saba, Shahmeer Deedag


Moderator A R Dad

Venue : Green Hall

5:00 PM to 7:15 PM

Manto

by Sarmad Khosat


Venue : Auditorium

7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

ZARA HATT KAY Of Scams

by Hassan Zaidi


Venue : Auditorium

8:30 PM Onwards

Mus’haira: Baang e nau


Venue : Auditorium

Tuesday, June 18

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

My Art, My Story

by Shakila Haider


Venue : Pink Hall

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Women in Words : Depiction of Female Characters in Literature and Art

by Neelum Afridi, Rimsha & Maheen Usmani


Moderator Raheela Baqai

Venue : Purple Hall

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Book Launch

by Qandeel Badr


Moderator Bilal Asvad

Venue : Orange Hall

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Fiction na Vellak

by Iqbal Nazer, Yusuf Mengal & Dr. Taj Raisani


Moderator Manzoor Baloch

Venue : Green Hall

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Exhibition of Artifacts

by Archives Department Baluchistan


Venue : Art Gallery

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Then Remotely Colonial, now Periphery

by Jahanzaib Khan & Dr. Barakat Shah Kakar


Moderator Saifullah Nasar

Venue : Pink Hall

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Hazara Qom ki tareekh o Hazargi zaban o Adab

by Ali Toorani,Mustafa AhlKhani & Ali Humdam


Venue : Purple Hall

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Pashto Mushaira

by Shahida Babar, Arzoo Ziaratwal, Darwaish Durrani, Raziq Faheem, Asmat Zaheer, Prof. Shahzad Ahmad & Sultan Zakhpail


Moderator Ajab Khan Ajab

Venue : Orange Hall

11:30 AM to 12:10 PM

Book launch : “When The Sun Died”

by Maliha Khan Bazai


Moderator Naima Bilal

Venue : Green Hall

11:30 AM to 2:00 PM

Manto Screening and QA session

by Sarmad Khosat


Venue : Auditorium

12:20 PM to 1:00 PM

Book launch : “A Decade of Light“

by Kainat Hameed Khan


Moderator Neelum Afridi

Venue : Green Hall

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Book launch

by Rimsha Ashraf


Moderator Sania Sabir

Venue : Pink Hall

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Shredding the skin of the text

by Iftikhar Firdous & Neelum Afridi & Kainat Hameed Khan Javeri


Moderator Musharaf Ali Farooqi

Venue : Purple Hall

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Book launch : “Rethinking Pakistan: a 21st Century Perspective”

by Bilal Zahoor,Rafiullah Kakar & Fasih Zaka


Moderator Amir Rana

Venue : Orange Hall

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Afsana Recital

by Ghina and the Markhors


Venue : Green Hall

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

From Radio to Television

by Sabooh Syed, Faizullah Khan & Wusat Ullah Khan


Moderator Amir Rana

Venue : Pink Hall

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Being an empath is important but not special; a note on kindness

by Kainat Azhar & Anqa Gharshin


Venue : Purple Hall

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Song of the Dervish: Hz Nizamuddin Auliya

by Aqsa Maryam & Meher Murshed


Venue : Orange Hall

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Book launch : “The Mercurial Bhutto and Other stories”

by Maheen Usmani


Moderator Musharaf Ali Farooqi

Venue : Green Hall

4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Mapping the Contours: Travelling in Balochistan

by Aziz Ahmed Jamali


Venue : Pink Hall

4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Balochi azmank: zek o marchi

by Munir Badini, Rauf Raaz & A R Dad


Moderator Fazal Baloch

Venue : Purple Hall

4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Education in Balochistan: Challenges and Future

by Zahoor Buledi, Ghulam Ali Baloch, Noor ul Haq & Saboor Kakar.


Moderator Dr. Manan Agha

Venue : Orange Hall

4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Law and Society

by Munir Kakar, Barkhurdar, Wali Khan Nasar, Asif Baloch & Habib ullah


Moderator Sami Ullah

Venue : Green Hall

5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

The Prisoner of Durandline

by Faizullah Khan


Moderator Zeeshan Ahmed Khan

Venue : CPEC Hall