Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2019, also described as the greatest show on earth and the ‘Kumbh of literature’, the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival is a sumptuous feast of ideas. The past decade has seen it transform into a global literary phenomenon hosted more than 2000 speakers and invite people across the globe to join us in this great festival.
Every year, the festival brings a diverse mix of the world’s greatest writers, thinkers, politicians, business leaders, sports people and other people from different domains on a single platform.
Writers and Festival Directors Namita Gokhale and William Dalrymple, alongside producers Teamwork Arts, invite speakers to take part in the five-day programme set against the backdrop of Rajasthan’s stunning cultural heritage and the Diggi Palace in the state capital Jaipur.
Sanjoy Roy, Managing Director of Teamwork Arts, Producer of the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival said, “Ever year, with support from Rajasthan Tourism, Heritage Evenings at the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival celebrate the built heritage of the state and highlight its rich cultural and architectural legacy through performing arts. This year, we will present some of the best in earthy fashion, music, and folk-dance against the backdrop of two unique spaces – Amber Fort and Jawahar Kala Kendra. The events are exclusively curated to bring the audiences closer to the diverse cultural heritage of India.”
An event is a flagship event of Teamwork Arts, which organize it along with performing arts, visual arts and literary festivals across more than 40 cities worldwide.
The event is followed by Heritage Evening that will be showcased at Jaipur’s heritage locations- Jawahar Kala Kendra for Clothing as Identity on 25th January between 7 pm to 8 pm and Amber Fort for a Majestic evening on 26th January, 7 pm onwards. Whereas the entries to the heritage evening are by invitation only for which the guests can inquire at the information desk at the JLF on the days the events.
About Teamwork Arts
From more than 25 years, Teamwork Arts have taken India to the world and brought the world to India. Teamwork Arts produces one of the world’s largest literary gathering, the annual Zee Jaipur Literature Festival, the Ishara International Puppet Festival and the annual Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards (META) and Festival in New Delhi, international festivals Shared History in South Africa, Eye on India in the United States of America, India by the Bay in Hong Kong, Confluence – Festival of India in Australia, India@70 2017: Year of Culture in the United Kingdom, and many more.