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Jaipur Literary Festival


How a literature festival celebrated the lived realities of 'minor' languages

December 05, 2021 7:55 am

🔴 The Kokrajhar Literary Festival showed that the civilising missions of the dominant can be radically reversed into transforming themselves, and languages are the best platform towards this

Jaipur Literature Festival to make a comeback in a 'hybrid avatar' next year

November 15, 2021 7:11 pm

In addition to the literary sessions, audiences can also enjoy music sessions with performances by leading artistes.

Jaipur Literature Festival 2021: Taran N Khan on her novel, Shadow City, and to be a female writer today

February 26, 2021 12:39 pm

The author is one of the speakers in the ongoing digital version of Jaipur Literature Festival. In an e-mail interview with, she spoke about her work, narrative decisions she took along the way, and what is it to be a writer today

I do not want to write fiction that preaches: Jokha al-Harthi on Celestial Bodies and Booker Prize

January 28, 2020 2:52 pm

Jaipur Literature Festival, 2020: Omani writer Jokha al-Harthi talks about documenting shifting political landscape, her experience in Jaipur, and more

If you like the Jaipur Literature Festival, you will also enjoy these lit fests

January 16, 2020 5:53 pm

In case you are going to JLF, we hope you've got it marked on your calendar. Meanwhile, here are some other literary festivals you can attend in different parts of the country.

Jaipur Literature Festival: Man Booker, Nobel, Pulitzer winners on list of speakers

December 10, 2019 1:09 pm

Taking place at Diggi Palace Hotel from January 23-27, the festival, in its 13th edition this year, will witness the presence of 250 speakers consisting of writers, thinkers, politicians, journalists and popular cultural icons from India and abroad.

Jaipur Literature Festival round-up: Speaking of women, for women, by women but will there be action next?

January 30, 2018 12:06 pm

The eleventh edition of Jaipur Literature Festival that took place at the Diggi Palace Hotel came to an end. The diverse blend of literature, ideas and culture gave an engaging and entertaining experience to every book lover.

Jaipur Literature Festival 2018: From Rosogolla Wars to Tom Stoppard, your guide to the fest

January 29, 2018 1:27 am

The annual literary festival, that takes place at Diggi Palace, Jaipur, had started with a handful of 18 writers, and over the years, the event has witnessed the presence of some of the most celebrated writers. This year the fest will be held from January 25-29.

The Indian Express Visiting Scholars

February 20, 2012 1:15 am

Idea Exchange provides students with an opportunity to interact with power influencers and thought leaders,besides our own journalists. This week’s guests were Sanjay Roy and Namita Gokhale,organisers of the Jaipur Literary Festival.

Nothing to do with denial of permission to Rushdie: Cong

January 25, 2012 9:38 pm

No state government can afford to ignore inputs and material regarding security threat to any person: Singhvi.