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

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David Hare

Playwright, United Kingdom

David Hare is one of Britain’s most internationally performed playwrights and screenwriters. In a millennial poll of the best hundred plays of the 20th century, five were his.


The Play’s The Thing

  • 18th November
  • 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm

Speaking truth to power as a dramatist.
Sir David Hare in conversation with Anahita Uberoi.

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    Author, Ireland

    Born in Ireland, and based in Canada, Emma Donoghue is an internationally bestselling author of novels (The Pull of the Stars, Akin, The Wonder, Frog Music) and short stories,…

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    Author & Columnist, United Kingdom

    Farrukh Dhondy was born in Pune in 1944, went to school and college there and came to Britain on a scholarship to Cambridge. He is a writer of fiction,…

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    Playwright & Author, India

    Mashuq Mushtaq Deen is an award-winning playwright and author. His play “Draw The Circle”  won the Lambda Literary Award for Drama, and is currently being taught at several universities. His…

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  • Prashanth Nair

    Playwright & Theatremaker, India

    Prashanth Nair is a playwright and theatremaker from Bangalore with 12 years of diverse work in theatre. He is also the co-founder and artistic director of Tahatto, one of Bangalore’s…

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