What is new at Jaipur Literature Festival this year


The mobile app
The mobile app of JLF where one can track the updates. The fest app will place in your hands and offline the programme, background on the speakers, a schedule, maps of the Diggi Palace site, information on registration, contests and additional information on the leading B2B literary and publishing event, the Jaipur BookMark.

Rights Catalogue at JBM
Jaipur Book Mark, a part of the JLF,will feature a Rights Catalogue of a select list of works on offer for translations. The catalogue is available on the JLF and physical copies will be shared at Teamworks Arts Literary events across the globe and will be available for digital, film and publication.

Polling app
Authors, writers always have an opinion and are not afraid to speak out or express their mind. But this time JLF is giving a voice to the readers and listeners as well. With the help of a polling app, the JLF will give an opportunity to voice their opinion and the results will be displayed in the form of graphic meter during the session.

#Zeejlf for Twitterati
This time there is a unique contest for Twitterati. And those who win it has prizes waiting for them. Kiosks have been put up at the venue, where a person need to enter his Twitter handle. Through the software, the person’s activity on the microblogging site will be monitored whenever they use the hashtag #zeejlf. At the end of the day, points will be given to the people, who have tweeted most actively about the festival. A few lucky ones will receive prizes.

Rs 100 for onspot registration
On the spot registration on the five days will cost Rs 100. Till now it had remained the world’s biggest free festival.

Best of JLF book
A comprehensive book on Best of JLF that will feature the best session of the past years and now.

Info Boards
The information boards put up before each venue giving you the details of the sessions.

Colourful autos
Colourful autorickshaws to ferry you around the city and venue.

Hotels at festival rates
One can still book hotels at festival rates. Some hotels of the city, especially the heritage ones are on offer at festival rates.

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