The Eleventh Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Monday, November 16th to Sunday, November 22nd 2020

Virtual Festival
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Raghav Chandra


Raghav is the author of the novel ‘Scent of a Game’, themed around wildlife and conservation and ‘Kali’s Daughter’, a novel about caste and discrimination in the elite IAS/IFS. He is from the IAS and has held significant positions in the Government. He has been an Edward S Mason Fellow at Harvard University and has studied in St Stephen’s College, Delhi. His articles on inclusive growth, management and sustainability have been widely published. He is the Director of the Bhopal Literature and Art Festival.


The Killing Fields

Panel Discussions Saturday, 16th Nov 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Godrej Theatre - NCPA

Understanding the agrarian crisis in India.

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No Experience Required

Panel Discussions Sunday, 17th Nov 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Title Waves - St Pauls Institute

Everyone’s a goddamn writer.

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    A C Grayling CBE, is the Master of the New College of the Humanities, London, and its Professor of Philosophy. He is also a Supernumerary Fellow of St Anne’s…

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  • Alexander McCall Smith


    A former Professor of Medical Law at the University of Edinburgh, Alexander has written more than 100 books. He is best known for ‘The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency’…

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  • Ambarish Satwik


    Ambarish is a Delhi-based vascular surgeon and writer. His debut novel ‘Perineum: Nether Parts of the Empire’, a rogue, fictive sexual history of the British Raj, was published in…

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  • Amrita Mahale


    Amrita is the author of the novel ‘Milk Teeth’. Her writing has appeared in ‘Hindustan Times’, ‘Scroll’, ‘Himal Southasian’ and ‘Brown Paper Bag’. Amrita was trained as an aerospace…

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