The Tenth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thu Nov 14, Fri Nov 15, Sat Nov 16, Sun Nov 17 2019

Conversations
Panel Discussions
Book Launches
Awards
Workshops

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

Andrey Kurkov

Ukraine

Andrey is a Ukrainian novelist who writes in Russian and Ukrainian. He is the author of over 20 novels and 10 books for children. His work has been translated into 37 languages. He has also written articles for various publications worldwide including ‘The New York Times’, ‘The Guardian’, ‘New Statesman’, ‘La Liberation’, ‘Le Monde’ and ‘Die Welt, Die Zeit’. Andrey is also involved in filmscript-writing. His own film adaptation of “The Matter of Death and Life” got him shortlisted for Best European Filmscript-Writer of the Year Award in Berlin 1997.(The film’s title is “The Friend of the Deceased” (France-Ukraine, 1997).

sessions

Motivating Actions, Building Character!

Workshops Saturday, 16th Nov 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sea View Room - NCPA

Learn how to develop characters in fiction with Andrey Kurkov.

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Double Speak

Panel Discussions Saturday, 16th Nov 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Title Waves Lounge - St Pauls Institute

Writing in two languages.

Other Speakers :
Shanta Gokhale, Annie Zaidi
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Mere Paas Na Hai

Panel Discussions Sunday, 17th Nov 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Prithvi House - Prithvi

Rejection stories from writers.

Other Speakers :
Nemat Sadat, Gauri Sinh
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  • A C Grayling

    England

    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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  • Alexander McCall Smith

    Scotland

    A former Professor of Medical Law at the University of Edinburgh, Alexander has written more than 100 books. He is best known for ‘The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency’…

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  • Ambarish Satwik

    India

    Ambarish is a Delhi-based vascular surgeon and writer. His debut novel ‘Perineum: Nether Parts of the Empire’, a rogue, fictive sexual history of the British Raj, was published in…

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  • Amrita Mahale

    India

    Amrita is the author of the novel ‘Milk Teeth’. Her writing has appeared in ‘Hindustan Times’, ‘Scroll’, ‘Himal Southasian’ and ‘Brown Paper Bag’. Amrita was trained as an aerospace…

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