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Jan 30, 2018
Neil Gaiman, Zadie Smith, Ian McKellen, Yuval Harari confirmed for Jaipur Literature Festival 2019Apart from Neil Gaiman, some of the other names confirmed for next year's Jaipur Literature Festival are Mohsin Hamid, Tilda Swinton and Hari Kunzru | #FirstCulture
Oct 14, 2016
'Lamest Nobel win since Obama': How Twitter reacted to Bob Dylan's Literature Prize winUS music legend Bob Dylan, whose poetic lyrics have influenced generations of fans, won the Nobel Literature Prize on Thursday, the first songwriter to win the award in a decision that stunned prize watchers.
Jan 23, 2012
Fresh row over Rushdie, doubts over video linkA fresh row broke out today over Salman Rushdie with the Rajasthan government saying it will not allow the controversial author's proposed video link address to the Jaipur Literature Festival without its permission.
Jan 24, 2012
Between Bigg Boss and Un-banning: the Rushdie affair continuesSalman Rushdie would have been the biggest literary celebrity at Jaipur. But in his absence, he became even bigger, hovering over the festival like Banquo’s ghost. It was hard to find a session that didn’t mention the man.
Jan 23, 2012
Rushdie to address JLF tomorrow via videoAccording to the latest new reports it appears Rushdie will be attending the festival via video link tomorrow at 3.45 pm. However Jaipur police has said that organisers need permission for this as well.
Jan 22, 2012
Why 'free speech' fled from the Jaipur Literary FestivalThe four authors who read passages from The Satanic Verses, Salman Rushdie's banned book, have fled from the festival for fear of arrest. Notions of free speech too are packing their bags.
Jan 21, 2012
Rushdie no-show and the borders of our shrunken mindsWith the precedent set in the case of Salman Rushdie, the template for criminal intimidation of our writers and artists has been perfected.
Jan 20, 2012
Jaipur Lit Fest: Hari Kunzru, Amitava Kumar read out from Rushdie's Satanic VersesThe organisers stepped in and asked the authors to not go ahead with the reading, and issued a press release later, distancing themselves from the incident.