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

Virtual Festival
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Shappi Khorsandi


Shappi established herself as one of the country’s finest comedians in 2006 with her sell out Edinburgh show, Asylum Speaker. This show lead to the publication of her childhood memoirs, “A Beginner’s Guide To Acting English“, her bestselling literary debut. Shappi’s career has taken her to all corners of the globe, she has appeared on countless TV & Radio shows including; Mock The Week, 8 Out Of 10 Cats, Have I Got News For You, QI, Just a Minute & other flagship radio 4 programmes. Her screenwriting debut was in the form of Sky’s Little Crackers & she has been commissioned to write a drama script for BBC Television. …She has yet to learn to drive.

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    Born in Wädenswil, Switzerland, Roland Jurczok is a spoken word artist, singer and performer. He lives and works in Zurich and has performed under the name Jurczok 1001 since…

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  • R. Ramakumar


    R. Ramakumar is a development economist and a Professor at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences in Mumbai. He completed his PhD from the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata. His…

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