Jaipur Lit Fest releases fifth list of speakers for 10th edition
Jaipur Literature Festival today revealed the fifth list of 10 speakers set to appear at the 10th edition of the event next year.
Touted as the world’s largest free literary event, the festival is expected see participation by over 250 authors, thinkers, politicians and popular culture icons, with a special focus on world literatures.
The latest list is a diverse lineup of speakers from across the globe including translator and author Arshia Sattar, internationally acclaimed economist Sanjeev Sanyal, award winning Jamaican poet Ishion Hutchinson, British novelist Adam Thirlwell and British archaeologist and academic Barry Cunliffe among others.
Emma Sky, a British expert on the Middle East and Guillermo Rodriguez, an active promoter of Indo-Spanish cultural relations will be debuting at the festival. Read more