India: Jaipur Literature Festival uploads its panel discussions on YouTube

India’s Jaipur Literature Festival, the largest free event dedicated to literature and the arts which closed on 21 Jan, has made all its panel discussions available on YouTube: ahramonline

Recorded by the organisers, over 170 discussion panels between 240 great minds of the 21st century attending the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) between 17 and 21 January are now available for viewing on YouTube.In its seventh year, organised at the historical Diggi Royal Palace grounds, the JLF witnessed a dynamic exchange of thoughts and experiences between writers, artists, historians, researchers and economists. Among the most notable participants of this year’s festival were two Nobel laureates (Amartya Sen and Harold Varmus), four Booker authors (Jim Crace, Jhumpa Lahiri, Tash Aw and Alison MacLeod), and countless remarkable personalities.

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