The Eleventh Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Monday, November 16th to Sunday, November 22nd 2020

Virtual Festival
Real Books

Live on YouTube, Facebook,
Twitter & Instagram

  • Abhinandan Sekhri

    Writer, India

    Abhinandan Sekhri is a writer, director, producer and entrepreneur. He is the co-founder of Newslaundry and Small Screen.

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  • Abraham Verghese

    Professor & Author, USA

    A best-selling author, Abraham Verghese received the Heinz Award in 2014 and was awarded the National Humanities Medal, presented by President Barack Obama, in 2015.

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  • Aditi Puthran

    Actor, India

    Aditi is an actor, writer and public policy analyst. She has spent over four years travelling across India to help schools build inclusive curriculums across all boards.

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  • Alan Friedman

    Author & Journalist, United Kingdom

    Alan Friedman is an award-winning journalist, documentarian and the author of several international best-selling books.

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  • Amish

    Author, India

    Amish is a diplomat, author and columnist. He has been listed among the 50 most powerful Indians by India Today magazine in 2019.

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  • Amitava Kumar

    Author, USA

    Amitava Kumar is the author of several works of nonfiction and three novels. His 2018 book Immigrant, Montana: A Novel, was on the list of most “notable books of the year” at the New York Times and The New Yorker.

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  • Amrita Mahale

    Author, India

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

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  • Amy Tan

    Author, USA

    Amy Tan is the award winning, bestselling novelist and thought leader who brought to us titles like The Joy Luck Club, The Kitchen God’s Wife, The Hundred Secret Senses, The Bonesetter’s Daughter and more.

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  • Anahita Uberoi

    Actor, India

    Anahita Uberoi is an actor, director and producer who has worked extensively in New York, Mumbai and Germany over the last 33 years.

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  • Andrei Kurkov

    Author, Ukraine

    Andrei 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.

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  • Aneesh Pradhan

    Musician, India

    Aneesh Pradhan is one of India’s leading tabla players.

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  • Anil Dharker

    Founder & Festival Director, Literature Live!, India

    Anil Dharker is a Mumbai-based writer and columnist. He is the founder and festival director of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest.

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  • Anil Gupta

    Professor, India

    Anil Gupta is a visiting professor at IIM-A, IIT-B and founder of Honey Bee Network, SRISTI, GIAN and NIF.

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  • Anubhuti Banerjee

    Lead - LGBT+ Employee Resource Group, Tata Steel

    Anubhuti is Manager – Analytics at Tata Steel, leading applications of Machine Learning for Marketing & Sales.

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  • Anuradha SenGupta

    Journalist, India

    Anuradha SenGupta hosts the weekly conversation series Off Centre and the docu-features show Reporters Project on CNN-NEWS18.

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  • Anurima Roy

    Writer & Educationist, India

    Anurima Roy is a writer, editor, trainer, and a marketing specialist.

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  • Arshia Sattar

    Author, India

    Arshia Sattar has a Ph.D. in classical Indian literatures from the University of Chicago. She works with epic, myth and the story telling traditions of South Asia, most closely with the Valmiki Ramayana.

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  • Arun Shourie

    Author, India

    An author and journalist and ex cabinet minister who was recognised as one of fifty ‘World Press Heroes’ whose work has sustained press freedom.

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