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)

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 Tamil cinema, the history of devadasi-courtesan dance traditions in South India, queer identities in global dance performance and contemporary dance from global perspectives, His monograph titled ‘Celluloid Classicism: Early Tamil Cinema and the Making of Modern Bharatanatyam’ has been released recently. He is also the artistic director of Toronto-based dance company, inDANCE (indance.ca) and is known internationally for his bold and transgressive choreography.

sessions

Ruptured Dances : Gender, Sexuality And Identity In My Choreographic Trajectory

Straight Talks Saturday, 16th Nov 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
SPICE (Alberione Hall) - St Pauls Institute

A straight talk by Hari Krishnan.

MOre Info

More speakers

  • 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…

    More Info
  • George Jose

    India

    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…

    More Info
  • Jonathan Gil Harris

    India

    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…

    More Info
  • Madhavi Menon

    India

    Madhavi is Professor of English and Director of the Centre for Studies in Gender and Sexuality at Ashoka University. She is the author of several books on Shakespeare and…

    More Info