This year’s Independence Day Lecture presented by JSW Group in association with Literature Live! will be a conducted in two sessions across two days throwing light on the global pandemic from the lenses of politics, culture and spirituality. This is the first time that JSW Group will be hosting these sessions online with an aim to reach a larger and wider audience.
Session 1 of the series will have American Epidemiologist Dr. Larry Brilliant speak with Triple Pulitzer Prize Winner & Political Commentator, and New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman on ‘Global Political Leadership During A Pandemic’.
Session 2 of the series will have celebrated Author and Columnist Shobhaa De have an insightful conversation with Award Winning Author and Mythologist Amish, and Renowned Poet, Lyricist ad Communications Professional Prasoon Joshi on ‘How Culture & Spirituality Will Define Humanity’s Reaction To The Pandemic’.
INDEPENDENCE LECTURE DETAILS:
Date: Friday, 14th August 2020
Speaker: Dr. Larry Brilliant speak and Thomas Friedman
Topic: Global Political Leadership During A Pandemic
Time: 6:30 pm IST
Date: Saturday, 15th August 2020
Speaker: Shobhaa De, Amish and Prasoon Joshi
Topic: How Culture & Spirituality Will Define Humanity’s Reaction To The Pandemic
Time: 6:30 pm IST
This is a free event open to public.
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