The Thirteenth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Wednesday, November 9th to Sunday, November 13th 2022

Let's Turn The Page

Online : 9 - 10 Nov
On ground : 11 - 13 Nov

  • Thursday, 10th Nov
  • 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm IST
  • Online

Seeking safety and security in a new land while escaping the harsh realities of one’s own, isn’t easy. Especially when the newly displaced has to encounter discrimination and hostility. Dina Nayeri, the author who has been a refugee herself talks about the unsettling relationship between refugees and host countries.

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Dina Nayeri

Dina Nayeri is the author of The Ungrateful Refugee, winner of the Geschwister Scholl Preis, finalist for The LA Times Book Prize, Kirkus Prize, and ELLE Grand Prix des Lectrices.

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Nader Fekri

Nader is a Visiting Professor of Politics at di Tella University in Buenos Aires.

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Books In The Session

The Ungrateful Refugee: What Immigrants Never Tell You

  • Dina Nayeri
  • Caltapult
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