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

Virtual Festival
Real Books

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Vir Sanghvi


Vir is a columnist, broadcaster and author. His journalistic career includes stints as editor of ‘Bombay’, ‘Imprint’ and ‘Sunday’ before taking over at ‘The Hindustan Times’ where he was first Editor and then Editorial Director. His television career includes anchoring numerous award- winning shows across networks of which the most recent is ‘Virtuosity’ on CNNNEWS18. His books include the bestselling ‘Men of Steel’ and ‘Mandate’, both of which have been translated into several languages. Two new books were published this year: ‘Game Changers’ and ‘The Indian Pantry’.


Sight, Sound, Smell

Panel Discussions Saturday, 16th Nov 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Title Waves - St Pauls Institute

The sense of a place.

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The New Order

Panel Discussions Sunday, 17th Nov 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tata Theatre - NCPA

The people who are transforming India.

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  • Ashutosh


    A highly acclaimed journalist, a reputed columnist and a successful author, Ashutosh was the Managing Editor of IBN7 from 2006 to 2014 when he gave it up to become…

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  • Ayaz Memon


    Ayaz has been a journalist for over 40 years. He started off as a sports writer and went on to edit newspapers like ‘Midday’, ‘Bombay Times’ and ‘DNA,’ apart…

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  • Bijal Vachharajani


    When Bijal is not reading Harry Potter, she is Editor Scissorhands at Pratham Books where she dreams up picture books. A journalist, Bijal is the author of four children’s…

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  • Devinder Sharma


    Devinder is a distinguished award-winning Indian journalist, columnist, author, writer, thinker and researcher, well-known and respected for his views on food, agriculture and economic policies. His untiring crusade for…

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