What better way to begin 2017 than with a trip to one of the world’s hottest literary festivals?
Founded by William Dalrymple and Namita Gokhale, Jaipur Literature Festival is celebrating eleven years old in 2018, and takes place from 25-28th January. From Nobel Laureates to local language writers, Man Booker prize winners to debut novelists, the annual event brings together over 250 authors, thinkers, politicians, journalists and popular culture icons from India and from around the globe.
Speakers and performers taking part include Amy Tan, Anthony Horowitz, Helen Fielding, Julia Donaldson, Kathy Reichs, musician Zakir Hussain, and countless others.
Keen to take part yourself next year? Contact the organisers through the website to find out more.
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Find full details of Jaipur Literature Festival here. It could be a fabulous start to your literary year.