JBM – Festival Directors’ Round Table

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Alexandra Büchler, Cate Blake, Clare Azzopardi, Edwina Johnson, Laura Kroetsch, Lyndy Cooke, Mita Kapur, Neelesh Misra, Sanjoy K. Roy, Namita Gokhale, Roman Simić, Sanaz Fotouhi, Sheila Cremaschi, Shyam Parekh, Vikas Singh, Wendy Were, and William Dalrymple   By Harish Alagappa, Official ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival Blogger   After hosting over two dozen sessions for professionals… Read more »

Translators: Centre Stage

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Arunava Sinha and Deborah Smith in conversation with Neeta Gupta   Rahul Nair, Official Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2017 Blogger   Language binds us and language is what that sets us free. Artistic endeavors are universal salutes. They cut across all limitations and make themselves accessible to those who wish to revel in them. In… Read more »

Lost in Translation

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Deborah Smith, Paulo Lemos Horta, Radha Chakravarty and Sholeh Wolpé in conversation with Adam Thirlwell Presented by Harvard University Press   By Arjun Bhatia, Official ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival Blogger   With increasing discussion on the significance of world literature and the need for giving marginalized voices a bigger platform, the role of literary translators… Read more »

Learnings from Australia

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Cate Blake, Edwina Johnson, Fiona Henderson, Laura Kroetsch, Margot Lloyd and Stephanie Siriwardene, moderated by Wendy Were   By Arjun Bhatia, Official ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 2017 Blogger   The Jaipur BookMark (JBM), which began as a two-day sister event of the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival in 2014, has grown into a full-fledged parallel festival… Read more »

10 Years of the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival

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By Arjun Bhatia, Official ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival Blogger   In 2006, India’s Pink City hosted a fairly unremarkable event, where 100 or so people gathered to listen to some 20-odd writers talk about literature. Some of them ‘appeared to be tourists who had simply got lost,’ quipped Co-Director William Dalrymple about the festival’s humble… Read more »

Jaipur BookMark: Inaugural Session

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Keynote Address: On the Art of Publishing by Roberto Calasso Launch of Global Translation Rights Catalogue 2017   Her Excellency Harinder Sidhu (Australian High Commissioner to India), Namita Gokhale, Sanjoy K. Roy, Neeta Gupta, and Aditi Maheshwari-Goyal   By Harish Alagappa, Official ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 2017 Blogger   Over the last three years, Jaipur… Read more »