Written By : Subham Tiwari
Renowned poet, writer and critic Dr. Vishwanath prasad Tiwari currently serving as the president of Sahitya academy came to jaipur for the launch of his book, a compilation of letters that he received and sent during the course of his literary journey.
The evening started with Dr. Tiwari reciting a couple of his poems.
During the course of conversation he touched upon many subjects. Starting from his childhood years spent in Gorakhpur and his subsequent formative years that he spent under the influence of great poets and writers to his days as an established poet and a literary figure working in administrative fold.
He explained the working model of Sahitya academy to the audience. The nuanced details that he unfurled regarding the selection of literary works to be awarded ,excited the audience and led them to ask many questions.
In the end, Dr.tiwari urged the new generation to use technology to get involved with hindi literature and spread good word for hindi writers.
Upon request Dr tiwari recited a couple more poems to end the proceedings.
The event was organized by Prabha Khaitan Foundation’s Kalam Jaipur with Shri. Vishwanath Prasad Tiwari presented by Shree Cement Limited, in association with WE CARE; Media Partner Dainik Bhaskar and Hospitality Partner Jaipur Marriott Hotel on 11th November,2016