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This Weekend in Lahore: Reading Deeper

This weekend in Lahore will be a treat for bookworms and literature lovers, with debates, fair, lectures, and activities revolving around the old art of reading. Sounds like an absolute riot in my books.

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IKHTELAAF-E-RAI

The All-Star debate at NHM will bring former speakers of Lahore’s illustrious debate circuit under one roof as they engage in a riveting parliamentary-style debate. The topic under discussion is “This house believes that there are necessary illusions in national history.”

P.S. The event is open to all

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BOOKISH

Violet and Finch first meet on the ledge of the bell tower at their high-school just as the former is about to end her life. So begins an unlikely friendship that is the crux of Jennifer Niven’s nuanced and sensitive take on grief, love and mental health: All The Birhgt Places.

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BOOK BAZAAR

Hey readers! Stock up on your Winter Must-Reads at the Liberty Books Book Bazaar, head on over to Packages Mall and score all of your favorite books for under PKR 500. Ain’t that a steal?

P.S. This one’s for the whole fam

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CAFE KAFKA

This series of lectures hosted by The Last Word and led by author Bilal Tanweer will help the participants gain a deeper appreciation of Franz Kafka’s work .Through close readings of Kafka’s stories, we will examine the thematic and formal qualities of Kafka’s work, and the questions his work poses about our experience as modern subjects.

P.S. The event is open to all

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DIY AT THE LIBRARY

If your child loves dress-up and is crazy about crafts, there is no better place to be than our DIY Hair Accessories workshop! Hair clips and headbands are having a moment and your kiddo will get to create envy-inducing hair ties, and glitter and gems to construct fascinating fascinators!

So where will this weekend in Lahore lead you? We’d love to tag along too!

Purnea depends on a steady supply of positive affirmations and berry flavored tea in order to continue functioning as an upstanding member of society. An amateur dance-battle enthusiast, she's a woman of many talents, overshadowed only by her mysterious aura. When she's not busy over-analyzing every social interaction she's had over the past 22 years she enjoys curating memes and scrapping sub-par content.

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