Jayapriya Vasudevan

Jayapriya Vasudevan has more than twenty years experience of working in publishing, during which time she has worked in virtually every area of the business. She co-founded India’s first bookstore café in Bangalore. In 1997, she decided to use her experience to set up Jacaranda, India’s first ever literary agency. Over the years, the agency has grown and now represents an exciting and diverse list of authors from Singapore and across South East Asia and beyond. Vasudevan also runs a regular course at Bangalore’s world-famous writing programme. She was the Festival Director for the 2017 and 2018 Times Lit Fest in Bangalore.

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