Welcome to the 7th edition of META!
The theme for META 2019 is Fire in the Tongue–a shout-out to the diversity of India’s culinary traditions, and to the acts of bravery by which contrary and dissenting opinions continue to flourish in parlous times. META Podium will run on 6th and 7th February. Students of I MA will share research and reading through exhibitions and performances. The main festival will begin on 7th February and run till 20th February.
The unique contests that define META will begin from 8th February. Look out for our contest schedule. META 2019 will also feature workshops, lec-dems, readings, panels, performances and more. Blue Pencil 2019 is our fest-within-a-fest, devoted to the media arts, and scheduled for 14th and 15th February.
The ceremony for the Prof. Barbra Naidu Prize for the Personal Essay will be held on 19 February. The valedictory for META 2019 will be held on 20 February 2019, inclusive of prizes and certificates for all winners at META 2019.
We will move from META to the new kid on the block : Upstage, our maiden Theatre Festival, scheduled for 21, 22 and 23 February.