JLF Houston

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Presented by Asia Society Texas Center at Asia Society Texas Center, Houston TX

Sep 13 - 14 2019
JLF Houston

The “greatest literary show on Earth” returns to Texas with JLF Houston!

Following last year’s captivating debut, this year’s festival hosts an entirely new roster of internationally acclaimed authors and thinkers who join Houston’s best local writers to explore diverse perspectives and engage in cultural dialogues. Speakers include Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, William Dalrymple, Maggie Galehouse, Lacy M. Johnson, Manisha Koirala, Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton, Bapsi Sidhwa, and Lawrence Wright.


Weekend Pass: $50

Saturday Day Pass: $20 for General Public, $5 for Students

Contact: 7134969901

Email: txcenter@asiasociety.org


Asia Society Texas Center

1370 Southmore Blvd., Houston, TX 77004

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Asia Society’s parking lot is located directly across the building on Southmore Boulevard. Enter from either Caroline Street or Austin Street.
1-24 hours: $5.00 (credit/debit card only)
Prepaid parking is available to Patrons attending programs. Please see the parking section in our ticketing policies for more information.
The Texas Center is a five-minute walk from the Museum District METRO Rail Station.


    • Wheelchair Access

Firearms Policy:
Pursuant to Section 30.06, Penal Code (trespass by license holder with a concealed handgun), a person licensed under Subchapter H, Chapter 411, Government Code (handgun licensing

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