ARUN LAKRA: SPEAKER
With two young kids at home, Arun spends a great deal of time and energy thinking about raising children. He has become an advocate of a philosophy he terms, Subplotting. Arun has become a public speaker on the subject, encouraging children, as well as adults, to "Write their Subplots". That is, to follow their passion - differently.
2016: Guest speaker, Writers Guild of Alberta Holiday Party and Readings
2015: Guest speaker, Calgary Ophthalmology-Optometry annual meeting
2015: Guest speaker, TedX Rundle College, Calgary, AB.
2015: Co-Leader, ArtsWalk, Jane's Walk, Calgary, AB
2014: Guest author, Wordfest. Calgary, AB.
2014: Guest speaker. Pechakucha YYC, Calgary AB.
2014: Guest speaker, University of Regina – Visiting Playwrights Series, Regina, SK.
2014: Host, Pechakucha YYC, Calgary AB
2014: Guest speaker, Congress for Humanities and Social Sciences, Brock University, St. Catharines, ON.