Jaipur Literature Festival
JAIPUR, INDIA Known as the “Pink City,” the capital of Rajasthan envelopes you in a history lesson as soon as you take in
Bigotry. Intolerance. Censorship. Not words that you would normally associate with a literature festival. Yet, over the last six days at the Jaipur Literature Festival, they've dominated panel discussions, been whispered during readings, and littered furious debates around tea stalls.
Nonetheless, Rushdie reportedly received word that paid assassins may have been hired to 'eliminate' him, according to CNN