Day 1: Jaipur Literature Festival


DSC Jaipur Festival 2012 started here today at 20th January, at Diggi Palace in Jaipur.Festival brings a range of readings, talk’s debates, performances, and children’s workshops.

Samanth Subramanium in conversation with David Remnick at the DSC Jaipur Literature festivalSamanth Subramanium in conversation with David Remnick at the DSC Jaipur Literature festival

Festival started with the inaugural session and keynote address:
Bhakti poetry: The living legacy by purshottam Agarwal and Arvind Krishna Mehrotra.
After the inauguration, 22 sessions in total were held till the closing, 4 sessions progressing simultaneously at a given time.

Session “The disappointment of Obama” held at Mughal tent saw Editor of The New Yorker “David Remnick” in conversation with Samanth Subramanian, David discussed about his sixth book The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama which he published in 2010,that was during the early days of Obama presidency.

 

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