Maltese author Clare Azzopardi participates in the prestigious Jaipur Literature Festival

Reference Number:  , Press Release Issue Date: Feb 14, 2017

The tenth edition of the prestigious Jaipur Literature Festival saw the first-time participation of renowned Maltese author Clare Azzopardi as part of Malta’s EU Council Presidency cultural programme on 18-23 January 2017.

Ms Azzopardi took part in several readings and interactive sessions on European literature in India and the short story and children’s literature. She also read in the mother tongue, ‘Negotiating the Net in the Teen Years’. The Jaipur Literary Festival is the major literary event in India welcoming writers from around the world across 30 languages with the aim of celebrating the “joys of books, ideas and genuine dialogue”.