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)

Santosh Desai

India

Santosh is an author, columnist and media critic. His first book on contemporary India, ‘Mother Pious Lady: Making Sense of Everyday India’, is a collection of essays that traces the evolution of middle class India over the last two decades. In his professional life, Santosh heads a brand and consumer consultancy company and has previously headed an advertising agency. His principal area of interest lies in examining the evolving nature of consumer culture in India. He has been writing a weekly column in ‘The Times of India’ for over 14 years.

sessions

Identity vs. Identification

Panel Discussions Thursday, 14th Nov 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tata Theatre - NCPA

Is Aadhar as benign as it sounds?

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Finding The Gaps

Conversations Saturday, 16th Nov 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Title Waves - St Pauls Institute

Leadership lessons from cricket.

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Simon Taufel
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