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MASTERING THE ART OF STORYTELLING
Historian, writer, curator and photographer William Dalrymple is one of the co-founders and co-director of the Jaipur Literature Festival. Bestselling author of In Xanadu, City of Djinns, From the Holy Mountain, Age of Kali, White Mughals, The Last Mughal, Nine Lives, Return of a King and Kohinoor, Dalrymple has won many prestigious awards, including the Wolfson Prize for History, the Hemingway, the Kapuscinski and the Thomas Cook, among many others. In this episode, listen to William uncover the fascinating nature of history, the malleability of facts, shifting power dynamics and the subsequent future of historical research in conversation with our host Sarthak Kaushik.