The Thirteenth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Wednesday, November 9th to Sunday, November 13th 2022

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Mustansir Dalvi

Poet, Translator & Editor, India

Mustansir Dalvi is a poet, translator and editor. He has three books of poems in English, Brouhahas of Cocks, Cosmopolitician and Walk. His poems have been translated into French, Croatian, Hindi, Gujarati and Marathi. He has translated Muhammad Iqbal’s influential Shikwa and Jawaab-e-Shikwa from the Urdu into English as Taking Issue and Allah’s Answer. He is the editor of Man without a Navel a collection of translations of Hemant Divate’s poems from the Marathi. He teaches architecture in Mumbai.

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The Clear Voice Of Poetry

  • 21st November
  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Drawing a poetic roadmap toward redemption
Ranjit Hoskote in conversation with Mutansir Dalvi

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