The Twelfth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thursday, November 18th to Sunday, November 21st 2021

Virtual Festival
Real Books

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Quantum Mind

  • Thursday, 19th Nov
  • 8:59 pm - 10:00 pm IST

A new understanding of human consciousness.

Straight Talk by Sir Roger Penrose, followed by a conversation with David Eaglemen.


Roger Penrose

Roger Penrose is a mathematical physicist, mathematician and philosopher of science. He shared the Nobel Prize for Physics this year  “for the discovery that black hole formation is a robust prediction of the general theory of relativity”. He is also keenly interested in the connection between fundamental physics and human consciousness, on which he will be speaking at the Festival.

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David Eagleman

David Eagleman is a neuroscientist, New York Times bestselling author, TED speaker, and Guggenheim Fellow.

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