About us

Literary Association of Nepal (LAN) is a non-profit organization. It was founded in 1981 AD by a group of academicians associated with the University to promote academic, literary and research scholarship in the country. With the emergence of new Universities in the country, now the LAN constitutes members and supporters from all Universities including Kathmandu University, Pokhara University, Purbanchal Univeristy, Mahendra Sanskrit University, Pashchimanchan University and Sudar -Pashchimanchan University. Objectives of LAN: The objectives of the Literary Association of Nepal (LAN) are to:

  1. The dissemination of Nepalese literature abroad
  2. Provide forum for the study of foreign literature in Nepal
  3. Promote creative writing