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

Virtual Festival
Real Books

Live on YouTube, Facebook,
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Schedule for Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest 2020

Science & Medical

Poker Face

  • Tuesday, 17th Nov
  • 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm IST

Beating the odds of life.
Maria Konnikova in conversation with Girish Shahane.

Quantum Mind

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

A new understanding of human consciousness. A Straight Talk by Sir Roger Penrose, followed by a conversation with David Eaglemen.

Bedside Manners

  • Saturday, 21st Nov
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm IST

The Changing Doctor-Patient Relationship

Homo Digitalis

  • Saturday, 21st Nov
  • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm IST

Will artificial intelligence soon overpower us?
Toby Walsh in conversation with Madanmohan Rao.

Friends And Why We Need Them

  • Saturday, 21st Nov
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm IST

Rethinking the attitude towards success and failure.
Robin Dunbar in conversation with Vidita Vaidya.

Speaking My Mind

  • Saturday, 21st Nov
  • 4:45 pm - 5:45 pm IST

Why is mental health so difficult to talk about?
A panel discussion with Dr.Rajesh Parikh, Sonali Gupta and Meera Damji as the chair.

  • Sunday, 22nd Nov
  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm IST

How The Brain Learns And Remembers.
David Eagleman in conversation with Shubha Tole.

The Good Doctorpreneur

  • Sunday, 22nd Nov
  • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm IST

Making broad-based healthcare possible.
A panel discussion with Anil Gupta, BS Ajai Kumar, Harish Bhat and Anuradha Sengupta as the chair.

Sweet Dreams

  • Sunday, 22nd Nov
  • 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm IST

What are our brains up to when we sleep?
Guy Leschziner in conversation with Joy Desai.