This weekend, BITS Pilani, Hyderabad Campus, will be hosting its national annual literary festival- Verba Maximus. The fest, currently in its fourth edition, will host a plethora of literary events on January 31 and February 1. Participants from all across the country will participate in various events such as the writing, picture perspective, Just a Minute and the signature investigative journalism event Sherlocked. 

 

Winners from the respective regional rounds from Mumbai, Trivandrum and Chennai will also participate in the national finals of Debate and Spell Bee during the fest. There are also events in Hindi as well as Telugu during the fest. Continuing with previous years' tradition, the fest will have eminent authors interacting with the students. 


Ravi Subramanian, author of the banking trilogy, will be interacting with participants and literary enthusiasts. Angad Singh Ranyal and Azeem Banatwala from the East India Comedy Show fame will also perform for a comedy show. Registrations for the fest will be on the spot.