This Weekend in Karachi: Bookworms & Story time
It’s the most wonderful time of the year guys. With Christmas right around the corner, you can expect a long holiday soon. In the meantime, this weekend in Karachi is poised to set the right tone for the rest of a lazy week ahead. Here are the top five Charcoal+Gravel picks for this weekend in Karachi, in no particular order:
14th Karachi International Book Fair 2018
The grand book fair is being organized by everyone’s favorite, Liberty Books. They will be showcasing more than 25000 titles at amazing discounts in a wide range of categories. Sounds like a dream.
P.S. Try to stick to a budget, it’s easy to get carried away.
Storytelling & Poetry Slam
Communita will be presenting twelve mesmerizing stories under the roof of National Incubation Centre NED. Many talented storytellers and poets of K-town will be showcasing their work.
P.S. Get yourself registered if you’ve got a story to tell.
The Glory of the Garden
The acclaimed sculptor David Chalmers Alesworth, will be exhibiting at Koel Gallery. The artist is also a photographer and researcher of garden histories, the exhibition combines all three of his passions.
P.S. Read our article about the galleries of Karachi.
The Beauty of Mathematics
What makes math so special and why do so many people have a particular dislike of it? Find out, in this special edition of Science Ka Adda, with one of Pakistan’s most celebrated academics, Pervez Hoodbhoy.
P.S. Don’t need an A in math to attend, thank god.
Come to listen or perform in a free-wheeling environment, where new, spontaneous musical conversations may emerge and flourish. Your musical instrument must be portable. All levels of talent are welcome.