19 - 23 January 2023 | Hotel Clarks Amer, Jaipur

Abdulrazak Gurnah

Abdulrazak Gurnah is the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 2021. He is the author of ten novels: Memory of Departure, Pilgrims Way, Dottie, Paradise (shortlisted for the Booker Prize and the Whitbread Award), Admiring Silence, By the Sea (longlisted for the Booker Prize and shortlisted for the Los Angeles Times Book Award), Desertion (shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize) The Last Gift, Gravel Heart, and Afterlives, which was shortlisted for the Orwell Prize for Fiction 2021 and longlisted for the Walter Scott Prize. He was Professor of English at the University of Kent, and was a Man Booker Prize judge in 2016. He lives in Canterbury.


19 Jan | 09:50 AM - 10:50 AM | Venue - FRONT LAWN

01. Inaugural Ceremony and Keynote Address

Address by Namita Gokhale, William Dalrymple and Sanjoy Roy , Keynote by Abdulrazak Gurnah

20 Jan | 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM | Venue - Bank of Baroda CHARBAGH

56. The Essential Abdulrazak Gurnah

Abdulrazak Gurnah in conversation with Alexandra Pringle

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