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Norwegian adventurer and author to Jaipur Literature Festival

The Norwegian author, Odd Harald Hauge, will be coming to Jaipur Literature Festival 2018 as a part of the Nordic partnership for the festival titled as ‘Nordic Lights at Jaipur Literature Festival’.

Odd Harald Hauge is an adventurer, entrepreneur and author. He has worked as a business journalist, chief editor, and stockbroker. In 1996, he founded Nettavisen, one of the world’s first ”internet only” newspapers. He has written several novels, biographies and other non-fiction books as well as books based on his many adventures and expeditions to The South Pole, Mount Everest, and the crossing of Greenland. Hauge’s latest novel “Everest”, is a thriller with the iconic mountain as the scene.

The Nordic Embassies in India- Norway, Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Iceland have come together as ‘Series Partner’ for the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) 2018. The partnership has been titled as ‘Nordic Lights at Jaipur Literature Festival’, representing the region’s famous Northern lights, now coming to India using words of literature and poetry. Norway will also be the ‘Country Partner’ at Jaipur Bookmark, JLF’s publishers event held simultaneously with the literature festival.

More details about sessions and topics will be provided in the coming days via the website.