Melbourne Writers Festival joins forces with Jaipur Literature Festival to present JLF Melbourne, an exciting pop-up festival with a difference.

JLF Melbourne is a celebration of the written and spoken word, featuring internationally acclaimed writers and thinkers from India and Australia. In an extraordinary presentation of talks, performances, music and poetry at Fed Square, JLF Melbourne is an exploration of culture, migration, identity and gender issues, politics, the environment, travel and history.
Connecting South Asia’s and Australia’s unique identities, the festival brings ‘the greatest literary show on Earth’ to Australia’s City of Literature. With stimulating discussions and live performances, experience the best of South Asian and Australian writing and ideas at JLF Melbourne. The two-day celebration is held in collaboration with Melbourne Writers Festival, Teamwork Arts, Fed Square and Arts Centre Melbourne as part of Asia TOPA.