Courtesy of JLF Boulder

Jaipur Literature Festival Boulder

All day. Saturday to Sunday, Sept. 19 to 20, Boulder Public Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder, 303-441-3100.

The Jaipur Literature Festival is the largest literary festival in the world, where every year, hundreds of thousands of people flock to India. But instead of having to fly halfway around the world, luckily, this week, the festival is coming to you. JLF is taking over Boulder for its first North American iteration. JLF Boulder will feature local, national and international writers, authors, poets, scholars and more. There will be workshops, discussions, panels and various other events all with free admission. Attend the festival for a chance to explore the written words alongside some of today’s most brilliant minds. For a full schedule of events head to