The Colloquium is envisioned as an unconventional literary and cultural forum comprising of multiple projects with measurable and tangible outcomes. The Colloquium will be a unique architecture of partnerships (national and international) and collaborations with stakeholders. Through its various projects, the Colloquium will seek to inspire the youth to engage with art and culture while pursuing their economic goals and aspirations so that their way of life is not lost and they continue to realise and manifest their cultural identity within the unique plurality of the cultural hierarchies of India. Central to Colloquium’s work is to underscore the role and importance of humanities in making sense of the present day India.
The Colloquium seeks to contribute to the development of the soft infrastructure and power of the country. The Colloquium secretariat, comprising of programme coordinators, with support from volunteers, assist the planning board and steering committee in implementation of the projects.