The Thirteenth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Friday, November 11th to Sunday, November 13th 2022

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Schedule for Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest 2021

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 9:00 am - 9:45 am IST

Stories from growing up around the stage
A straight talk by Feisal Alkazi

SPEAKERS:
Feisal Alkazi
  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 9:45 am - 10:30 am IST

Investigative journalism in India.
A straight talk by Aniruddha Bahal.

SPEAKERS:
Aniruddha Bahal

Write Is Right

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am IST

Why stories are important
For ages : 8-13
Ruskin Bond in conversation with Veer Sharma

Poetry Buffet

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am IST

Verses about food
For ages : 7-9

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm IST

Writing ghost stories
For ages : 10-13
A workshop by Shabnam Minwalla

SPEAKERS:
Shabnam Minwalla

All Aboard!

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm IST

A journey to the mysterious libraries of the past
For ages : 9-13
Anuradha Jagalur, Shruthi Rao
Chair : Avni Arlekar

Sniffing Out Stories

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm IST

Storytelling with songs and drama
For ages : 7-9
Janaki Sabesh and Shobha Viswanath

The Strong One

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm IST

Growing up in a small village in England
For ages : 12+
A musical theatre performance by Matthew Sharp.

For the Love of the Word: The Anil Dharker Session – The Writer’s Conscience

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm IST

Inauguration of Tata Literature Live! 2021
followed by Amitav Ghosh in conversation with Hrishi K

SPEAKERS:
Amitav Ghosh, Hrishi K

PATRI(AN)ARCHY

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm IST

Surviving men
Amy K. Blakemore, Christina Sweeney-Baird
Chair: Peter Griffin

Love You (in Marathi)

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm IST

A scenic reading of a translation of Kristo Sagor’s German play Ich Lieb Dich, followed by a panel discussion
Directed by Sapan Saran
Speakers : Sunil Shanbag, Jayashree Hari Joshi, Mrunmayee Shivapurkar, Sapan Saran, Shivraj Waichal and Parna Pethe

Tree’s Company

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm IST

Planting a green thought
Jonathan Drori, Pradip Krishen
Chair: Suprabha Seshan

Debate : College Students Should Not Participate In Political Protests

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 7:15 pm - 8:45 pm IST

For The Motion: Hindol Sengupta, Shubhrastha
Against The Motion: Abhinav Chandrachud, Gurmehar Kaur
Chair: Raghav Bahl

Activity Report

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 8:45 pm - 9:30 pm IST

Debunking myths and misconceptions about exercise
Daniel Lieberman in conversation with Antoine Lewis

Celebrating Women : The Shashi Baliga Memorial Session – Indefatigable

  • Thursday, 18th Nov
  • 9:00 pm - 9:45 pm IST

A portrait of the writer as a feminist icon
Rebecca Solnit in conversation with Menaka Guruswamy