The 13th edition of Jaipur Literature Festival is ready to welcome all literature lovers at Diggi Palace. The gates will open on 23rd January till 27th January 2020. Jaipur Literature Festival is one of the biggest literature festivals in India.
The theme of this year’s JLF is ‘Women Uninterrupted’ which will present the issues of women through different programmes. The literature festival will entertain the readers for 5 days with all the big names of the literature in industry. Howard Jacobson, recipient of the 2010 Man Booker Prize for his work The Finkler Question will be the speaker in the event.
Filmmaker and music composer, Vishal Bhardwaj and author Suketu Mehta are on the first list of 25 speakers in this year’s Jaipur Literature Festival. Anosh Irani, Ben Judah, Brian Aivars Catlos, Hallie Rubenhold, Jung Chang and Keki N Daruwalla are also part of the list.
Anand Neelakantan, Chitra Mudgal, Frank Dikötter and Netflix show famed, the British chef Asma Khan will be making their presence at the event.
Namita Gokhale, writer, publisher and Co-director of the Jaipur Literature Festival said, “Every year, we have various authors from different parts of the world, representing different nationalities and languages in attendance at the Festival. This year, once again, we have endeavoured to get as many speakers from varying genres and languages to attend. I believe we have succeeded in our efforts as stalwarts from over 20 countries and as many as 20 international and almost 15 Indian languages will be in attendance at the 13th edition of the Festival. We are eagerly looking forward to welcoming them and to the literary revelations they will bring with them.”
There will be several different sessions and programmes for the readers in the event.
JLF, Jaipur Literature Festival is one of those literature festivals for which readers eagerly wait for the whole year. People from across the globe participate in the festival to enjoy its charisma.
It is a huge platform where the readers come face to face with great authors and other personalities. They can attend the sessions where their favourite personality is attending the discussions.
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