The worlds largest free literary festival makes its Canadian debut. JLF Toronto recreates the magnificent spirit of Jaipurs annual literary carnival with a heady mix of writers, thinkers, poets, balladeers and raconteurs. Sep 27-29, see website for details $10, opening gala $150.
Speakers include travel writer Pico Iyer, novelist Andre Aciman, former diplomats Shashi Tharoor and Navin Chawla, Indias High Commissioner to Canada, H.E. Vikas Swarup, and writers MG Vassanji, John Ralston Saul, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni and Izzeldin Abuelaish, among others.
Location - The Distillery District