Tuesday, Oct 26, 2010
BANGALORE: Karnataka Dalit Sangarsha Samiti (Ambedkar Vada) along with Prof. B. Krishnappa Trust will organise a two-day second State-level convention of Dalit writers and artists from October 29 at Kuvempu Ranga Mandira in Shimoga.
Speaking to presspersons here on Monday, State Chief Convenor of the Karnataka Dalita Sangarsha Samiti Mavalli Shankar said poet and former president of Kannada Sahitya Parishat Chandrashekar Patil, would inaugurate it. The inaugural day’s programme will feature three seminars, an art exhibition, folk art exhibition and release of eight books. The second day’s programme will have poet’s and music meets. Several progressive leaders will attend.