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

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Solid Treasure

  • Saturday, 20th Nov
  • 8:15 pm - 9:00 pm IST

Vidya Dehejia has chosen 100 objects, arranged under twenty thematic headings, that shed light on the varying priorities over time, and the differing strands of achievement that arose over the ages, to create the rich multi-cultural medley that is today’s India.


Vidya Dehejia

Vidya Dehejia is Barbara Stoler Miller Professor Emerita of Indian Art at Columbia University, and author of a wide range of books on the history of Indian art, two of which have been published in 2021: The Thief Who Stole My Heart: The Material Life of Sacred Bronzes from Chola India, 855-1280 and India: A Story through 100 Objects. She is a recipient of the Padma Bhushan, one of the highest civilian awards in India.

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Books In The Session

India: A Story Through 100 Objects

  • Vidya Dehejia