The twelfth edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival has begun. Known as the grand festival of the Pink city, the festival has begun today and will go on till January 29.
In the Jaipur Literature Festival, writers, thinkers, humanists, politicians, speakers, businessman, sports star and celebrities from around the world will meet to give their unreasonable views on various topics.
The five-day literary festival has begun from Thursday in which thousands of visitors will be included. The magnitude of programming remains as amazing as every year. It is being organized at the historic Diggi palace, which is decorated as a procession site specially for the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 2019.
The festival began today with the inaugural keynote by Nobel laureate Venki Ramakrishnan, author and President of the Royal Society.
The organizers said, ‘Our world is changing fast.. This year we have a session on how artificial merits, genetics and our planet will be in the future. This year there is a new term in use ‘Climate Fiction’. According to the statement issued by the organizers, special attention will be drawn towards the environment and the Climate Change that is happening.
Many foreign writers will also participate in the Literature Festival this year.