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ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival

January 21, 2016, 12:00 AMJanuary 25, 2016, 12:00 AM EST

The world’s largest free festival of its kind, the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival has been described as the ‘greatest literary show on Earth’. Celebrating writers from across the world, the Festival has hosted some of the best regarded and loved names ranging from Nobel Laureates and Man Booker Prize winners to star debuts including Amish Tripathi, Eleanor Catton, Hanif Kureishi, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Ian McEwan, JM Coetzee, Mohammed Hanif, Oprah Winfrey, Orhan Pamuk, Pico Iyer, Salman Rushdie, Vikram Seth and Wole Soyinka, as well as renowned Indian language writers such as Girish Karnad, Mahasweta Devi, MT Vasudevan Nair, Uday Prakash and UR Ananthamurthy. Speakers in 2016 include Margaret Atwood, Margaret MacMillan and Shashi Tharoor.
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January 21, 2016, 12:00 AM EST
January 25, 2016, 12:00 AM EST