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Big names, lively sessions announced for the festival’s 2016 edition, to be held from Jan 21-25: FE

The programme for the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 2016 has been announced, and visitors to the fest can look forward to five days of lively sessions with some of the biggest names in the literary world.

To be held from January 21-25, the festival’s next edition promises a keynote address by author Margaret Atwood, as well as sessions by some major prize-winners, including 2015 Booker-winner Marlon James; author Cyprian Broodbank, whose The Making of the Middle Sea won the Wolfson History Prize; and photographer Steve McCurry, who won the Robert Capa Gold Medal for photographic reporting.

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