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

Virtual Festival
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  • Shefali Balsari-Shah

    Academician, editor and writer, India

    Dr. Shefali Balsari-Shah was Associate Professor and Head, Department of English, St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous), Mumbai.

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  • Shobhaa De

    Author, India

    Shobhaa De is a widely read columnist, blogger and the author of 21 books.

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  • Shubha Tole

    Researcher, India

    Shubha Tole has been awarded the Infosys prize for Life Sciences (2014), the Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar Award (2010); the Research Award for Innovation in Neurosciences (RAIN) by the Society for Neuroscience (2008), and a Wellcome Trust Senior International Fellowship (1999).

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  • Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi

    Author, India

    Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi’s first novel, The Last Song of Dusk, won the Betty Trask Award, the Premio Grinzane Cavour, and was nominated for the IMPAC Prize.

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  • Sonal Shah

    Author, India

    Sonal Shah is a New Delhi based writer and editor with roots in the Washington, DC area.

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  • Sonali Gupta

    Psychologist & Author, India

    Mumbai based Sonali Gupta is a clinical psychologists with 16 years experience. Her new book Anxiety: Overcome It and Live Without Fear was released in May 2020

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  • Sonia Shah

    Author, USA

    Sonia Shah is a science journalist and prize-winning author.

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  • Sophia Thakur

    Poet & Author, United Kingdom

    Sophia Thakur is an award winning, best selling author and performance poet.

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  • Sreenivasan Jain

    Journalist, India

    Sreenivasan Jain is the Managing Editor of NDTV and anchors the award-winning daily show Reality Check. He has won several prestigious awards for his journalism.

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  • Sudha Murty

    Award-winning author, India

    A prolific writer in English and Kannada, her books have been translated into all major Indian languages and have sold over 30 lakh copies around the country. She won the Padma Shri in 2006.

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  • Suhasini Haidar

    Journalist, India

    Suhasini Haidar is the Diplomatic Editor of The Hindu newspaper.

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  • Swapnokalpa Dasgupta

    Odissi Dancer, India

    Swapnokalpa Dasgupta is a highly dedicated Odissi dancer, teacher, arts manager and curator who has been the Head of Dance Programming at the National Centre for the Performing Arts, NCPA in Mumbai for the past 7 years along with actively pursuing Odissi dance.

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  • T M Krishna

    Musician, Author & Activist, India

    TM Krishna is an award winning author, musician and artist.

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  • Tara June Winch

    Author, Australia

    Tara June Winch is a Wiradjuri Australian author based in France. Her latest novel The Yield was awarded Australia’s most prestigious literary prize – the 2020 Miles Franklin Literary Award.

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  • Tara Kaushal

    Author, India

    Tara Kaushal is a writer and media consultant. She was awarded the Laadli Media Award in 2013-4; in 2018, she was awarded a Femina Women Super Achiever Award.

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  • Taran Khan

    Journalist & Author, India

    Taran N. Khan’s works have been  widely published in India and internationally, including in Guernica, Al Jazeera, the Caravan and Himal Southasian.

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  • Tariecka Sinh

    Footballer, India

    Art and animals are two of 14-year-old Tariecka Sinh’s biggest passions.

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  • Tejaswini Niranjana

    Author, Hong Kong

    Tejaswini Niranjana is a scholar and translator. Among her books are Musicophilia in Mumbai (2020), and Mobilizing India: Women, Music and Migration between India and Trinidad (2006).

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