Programme 2018

    • Inaugural Session
      24th January, Wednesday 10:15am - 11:00am Durbar Hall
      Naveen Kishore
    • For the Love of Books
      24th January, Wednesday 11:15am - 12:15pm Durbar Hall
      Akshaya Rautaray, Nikko Odiseos, Tilak Sharma, Satabdi Mishra and Shruti Sharma in conversation with Urvashi Butalia
    • Books that Speak: The Future of Audio
      24th January, Wednesday 12:30am - 1:30am Durbar Hall
      Yogesh Dashrath, Arcopol Chaudhuri, Rukun Kaul and Aditi Maheshwari Goyal in conversation with Mita Kapur
    • Lunch
      24th January, Wednesday 1:30pm - 2:15pm Durbar Hall
    • Resurgence of Print
      24th January, Wednesday 2:15pm - 3:15pm Durbar Hall
      Anantha Padmanabhan, Ian de Toffoli, Manisha Chaudhry and Rick Simonson in conversation with Arpita Das
    • The Crime Writing Industry
      24th January, Wednesday 3:30pm - 4:30pm Durbar Hall
      Carin Gerhardsen, Minna Lindgren, Odd Harald Hauge and Oliver Moystad in conversation with H. E. Mr. Nils Ragnar Kamsvåg
    • English Language Publishing: The Indian Market
      24th January, Wednesday 4:45pm - 5:45pm Durbar Hall
      Priya Kapoor, Ranjana Sengupta, Ravi Singh and Sugata Ghosh in conversation with Preeti Gill
    • Publishing Process and Policy Perspectives
      25th January, Thursday 11:15am - 12:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Anant Vijay, Ananth Padmanabhan, Arun Maheshwari, Baldeo Bhai Sharma, Bijal Vachharajani, K. Sreenivasarao, Manas Saikia, Ratnesh Jha, Renu Kaul, Robert Watkins and Urvashi Butalia in conversation with Atiya Zaidi
    • Bestselling: The Indian Way
      25th January, Thursday 12:30pm - 1:30pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Alind Maheshwari, Anant Vijay, Esha Chatterjee, Vikrant Mathur, Vineet Bajpai and Vivek Shanbhag in conversation with Arpita Das
    • Lunch
      25th January, Thursday 1:40pm - 2:20pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
    • Educational Publishing: Towards an Expanding Knowledge Base (Roundtable)
      25th January, Thursday 2:30pm - 3:30pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Manisha Chaudhury, Payal Malhotra, Sugata Ghosh, Terri- ann White and Vikas Gupta in conversation with Atiya Zaidi
    • Enhancing the Book
      25th January, Thursday 3:45pm - 4:45pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Daryl Shute, Dayanita Singh, Madhukar Purohit, Margrete Lamond and Rupi Kaur in conversation with Preeti Gill
    • Tea
      25th January, Thursday 4.45pm - 5:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
    • Celebrating Book Covers
      25th January, Thursday 5:15pm - 6:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Aman Nath, B.N. Goswamy, Dayanita Singh, Jagannath Panda, Maina Bhagat and Sunandini Banerjee in conversation with Alka Pande
      Followed by the Announcement of the Oxford Book Cover Prize
    • Independent Magazine Roundtable
      26th January, Friday 11:15am - 12:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Neelima Tikku, Indira Chandrasekhar, D.P. Agrawal, Eric Akoto, Sam Cooney, Shireen Quadri, Sunandan Roy Chowdhury and Vivek Shanbhag in conversation with Subhro Bandopadhyay
    • Vitaran: Distribution and Outreach in Indian Publishing (Roundtable)
      26th January, Friday 12:30pm - 1:30pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      K. Sreenivasarao, Deepchand Sankhla, Ravi Deecee, Vikas Singh, Maya Mrig, Shailesh Bharatwasi and Prashant Bissa in conversation with Aditi Maheshwari Goyal
    • Lunch
      26th January, Friday 1:40pm - 2:20pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
    • The Role of Art in the Book Industry
      26th January, Friday 2:30pm - 3:30pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Benjamin Dix, Gunjan Ahlawat, Nicky Arscott, Sunandini Banerjee and Zac O'Yeah in conversation with Lolita Dutta
    • Language, Identity and Translation
      26th January, Friday 3:45pm - 4:45pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Anna Cecelia Moulton, Annie Montaut, Elin Haf Gruffydd Jones, Han Yujoo, Mridula Nath Chakraborty and Tara June Winch in conversation with Sudeep Sen
    • Zero Degree Publishing: Imprint Launch
      26th January, Friday 4.45pm - 5:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
    • Translating India
      26th January, Friday 5:15pm - 6:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Arunava Sinha, K. Sreenivasarao, Mini Krishnan, Sukrita Paul Kumar, Tridip Suhrud and Vivek Shanbhag in conversation with Aditi Maheshwari Goyal
    • Festival Directors’ Roundtable
      27th January, Saturday 11:15 am - 12:15 pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Alexandra Büchler, Ameena Saiyid, Cathy McCullough, Chandra Prakash Tiwari, Cherilyn Parsons, David McWilliams, Geoffrey Taylor, Janhavi Prasada, Kanak Chauhan, Kathryn Baird, K. Sreenivasarao, Maina Bhagat, Meenakshi Alimchandani, Mita Kapur, Namita Gokhale, Oliver Moystad, Prashant Kashyap, Ravi Deecee, Sanaz Fotouhi, Shyam Parikh, Sian Smyth and Ulrich Schreiber moderated by Sanjoy K. Roy
      (Entry by invitation only)
    • Festival Directors’ Roundtable
      27th January, Saturday 12:30pm -1:30pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Alexandra Büchler, Ameena Saiyid, Cathy McCullough, Chandra Prakash Tiwari, Cherilyn Parsons, David McWilliams, Geoffrey Taylor, Janhavi Prasada, Kanak Chauhan, Kathryn Baird, K. Sreenivasarao, Maina Bhagat, Meenakshi Alimchandani, Mita Kapur, Namita Gokhale, Oliver Moystad, Prashant Kashyap, Ravi Deecee, Sanaz Fotouhi, Shyam Parikh, Sian Smyth, Ulrich Schreiber and Smita Parikh moderated by Sanjoy K. Roy
      (Entry by invitation only)
    • Lunch
      27th January, Saturday 1:40pm - 2:20pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
    • How Do Books Travel?
      27th January, Saturday 2:30pm - 3:30pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Adriana Lisboa, Eurig Salisbury, Hemant Divate, Sampurna Chattarji and Sunandan Roy Chowdhury in conversation with Alexandra Büchler
    • Digital Narratives (Roundtable)
      27th January, Saturday 3:45pm - 4:45pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Akshaye Rathi, Anish Chandy, Anu Singh Choudhary, Anurag Kashyap, Arpita Das, Gaurav Solanki, Karan Anshuman, Kathy Reichs, Pankaj Dubey, Sameer Nair and Shailesh Bharatwasi in conversation with Vani Tripathi Tikoo
    • Digital Narratives (Roundtable)
      27th January, Saturday 5:15pm - 6:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Akshaye Rathi, Anish Chandy, Anu Singh Choudhary, Anurag Kashyap, Arpita Das, Gaurav Solanki, Karan Anshuman, Kathy Reichs, Pankaj Dubey, Sameer Nair and Shailesh Bharatwasi in conversation with Vani Tripathi Tikoo
    • Agents Open House
      28th January, Sunday 11:15am - 12:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Kelly Falconer, Mita Kapur, Pierre Astier and Preeti Gill in conversation with Anuj Bahri
    • First Book Club
      28th January, Sunday 12:30pm - 1:30pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Aditi Maheshwari Goyal, Anuj Bahri, Jakob Sandvad, Kelly Falconer, Manasi Subramaiam, Mita Kapur, Preeti Gill, Urvashi Butalia, Vikas Gupta and Zac O'Yeah
      Entry by invitation only
    • ‘Mind Is Your Business’: Divine Texts and the Mortal Art of Bookselling
      28th January, Sunday 2:30-3:30 pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Ashok Chopra, Priyanka Malhotra and R.P. Jain in conversation with Aditi Maheshwari Goyal
    • Translating the Untranslatable
      28th January, Sunday 3:45pm - 4:45pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Akhil Katyal, Galina Lazareva, Mini Krishnan and Radha Chakravarty in conversation with Manasi Subramaniam
    • Tea
      28th January, Sunday 4.45pm - 5:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
    • BonJour India: Translating French Literature to Indian Languages
      28th January, Sunday 5:15pm - 6:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
      Annie Montaut, Chinmoy Guha, Michèle Albaret-Maatsch, Namita Gokhale and Renuka George in conversation with by Nicolas Idier