The Eleventh Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thu Nov 19, Fri Nov 20, Sat Nov 21, Sun Nov 22 2019

Panel Discussions
Book Launches

NCPA (South Mumbai)
St. Pauls Institute (Bandra)
Prithvi Theatre (Juhu)

Nader Fekri


Dr. Nader Fekri is a Visiting Professor of Politics at the University of Mumbai and is also a member of the Board of Trustees at the American School of Bombay. He was born in Iran, but as a child moved to the UK, which has been his home for fifty years. He has worked as a TV journalist, a Justice of the Peace, a Mayor, but primarily as an academic. He has taught Politics in universities in the UK and across Europe, and is currently researching a book tentatively titled, “India in the Western Imagination – The Self and the Other”.


Launch of An Extreme Love Of Coffee followed by Cafe Culture

Panel Discussions Saturday, 16th Nov 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
SPICE (Alberione Hall) - St Pauls Institute

The relationship between coffee and literature. 

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Fitting In

Panel Discussions Sunday, 17th Nov 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Title Waves - St Pauls Institute

The outsider as insider.

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  • A C Grayling


    A C Grayling CBE, is the Master of the New College of the Humanities, London, and its Professor of Philosophy. He is also a Supernumerary Fellow of St Anne’s…

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  • George Jose


    George is Associate Dean of the Jyoti Dalal School of Liberal Arts (JDSoLA) and Associate Professor, NMIMS deemed University, Mumbai. He has held full-time positions for more than two…

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  • Hari Krishnan

    USA / Canada

    Hari is Associate Professor in the Department of Dance and Feminist, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Wesleyan University. His research areas include colonialism, post-colonialism and Indian dance, Bharatanatyam in…

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  • Jonathan Gil Harris


    Jonathan is a Delhi-based scholar, teacher and director of Shakespeare. Author of the best-selling ‘The First Firangis: Remarkable Stories of Heroes, Healers, Charlatans, Courtesans and Other Foreigners Who Became…

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