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)

The Little Festival

The Little Festival is a new addition to Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest. With a focus on young minds, the effort is to inculcate the habit of reading and writing in young children especially those from underprivileged backgrounds.

The Little Festival will consist of a series of workshops with experts from various fields.

Dates : Friday, 15th November & Saturday, 16th November 2019.

The schedule for The Little Festival will be announced shortly.

Venues : NCPA & Prithvi Theatre.

 

The Little Festival Sessions

Kya Character Hai! (Registrations Closed)

  • 15th November
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • NCPA, Experimental Garden

Creating mysterious and interesting characters. 

SPEAKERS:
Shabnam Minwalla

Cloudy With A Chance Of Writing (Registrations Closed)

  • 15th November
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • NCPA, Sunken Garden

Based on her book ‘How Now Brown Cloud’ , Bijal Vachcharajani gets children to write about climate change.

SPEAKERS:
Bijal Vachharajani

Tommy Foggo Superhero

  • 15th November
  • 11:30 am - 12:45 pm
  • NCPA, Godrej Theatre

Accompanied by his talking cello Destino, can Tommy rescue the Queen of Atlantis by defeating the terrifying Kraken of the Deep?

Animation! Cartoons Run Amuck (Registrations Closed)

  • 16th November
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • NCPA, Sunken Garden

How to create cartoon characters.

SPEAKERS:
Chetan Sharma

I’m A Poet And I Know It (Registrations Closed)

  • 16th November
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • NCPA, Experimental Garden

How do you write a cool poem  about  dreary dusters, tiffin terrors and frothy friends?  Lubaina Bandukwala shows you how.

SPEAKERS:
Lubaina Bandukwala

Tommy Foggo Superhero

  • 16th November
  • 10:30 am - 11:45 am
  • Prithvi, Prithvi Theatre

Accompanied by his talking cello Destino, can Tommy rescue the Queen of Atlantis by defeating the terrifying Kraken of the Deep?

Is This A Dagger : The Story of Macbeth

  • 16th November
  • 11:30 am - 12:45 am
  • NCPA, Godrej Theatre

Come on a thousand year journey from fact to fiction and back again, in this telling of Shakespeare’s classic tale, this time for children. 8+

Mumbai Meri Hai (Registrations Closed)

  • 16th November
  • 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
  • Prithvi, Prithvi House

Discover Mumbai with a story-telling session based on the author’s book, ‘Totally Mumbai’.

SPEAKERS:
Pereena Lamba

Is This A Dagger : The Story of Macbeth

  • 17th November
  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Prithvi, Prithvi Theatre

Come on a thousand year journey from fact to fiction and back again, in this telling of Shakespeare’s classic tale, this time for children. 8+