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

Let's Turn The Page

Online : 9 - 10 Nov
On ground : 11 - 13 Nov


Dial Thirteen For Luck

135 speakers. 11 countries. 75 sessions. 9 book launches


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2022: Online and On-Ground!

2022 Speakers

Dave Eggers

Dave Eggers is an American novelist and journalist. His books, include The Circle, The Monk of Mokha, A Hologram for the King, and What Is the What, winner of France’s Prix Médicis Etranger.

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Arjun Raj Gaind

Arjun Raj Gaind is the author of The Anatomy of Loss, published by Bloomsbury India.

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Geetanjali Shree

Geetanjali Shree is the winner of the International Booker Prize for 2022 for the English translation of her novel Ret Samadhi, titled Tomb of Sand.

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Tata Literature Live! 2022 will be a hybrid festival - online and onground, with participants from around the globe. The festival is free to attend and registration is not mandatory. However, registered users get the following benefits:

  • 1. Create your own schedule with events in which you are interested
  • 2. Add events to your Google calendar
  • 3. Ability to leave comments on sessions and participate in our special events
  • 4. Exclusive access to behind the scenes and special events.
  • 5. Benefits from our sponsors such as discount codes on books.
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2022 Schedule

Book In Focus

  • 13th November
  • 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
Ambi Parameswaran, Hannah Lalhlanpuii, Nilanjana Bhowmick, Paul Morland
Chair: Hrishi K


  • 13th November
  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Stories from quirky Mumbai
Pronoti Datta, Rehana Munir
Chair: Jane Borges

Language Is A Queer Thing

  • 13th November
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

A poetry recitation of brand new work
Amani Saeed, Anil Pradhan, Garfield Dsouza, Ifẹ Grillo, Megha Harish, Sanah Ahsan

Tata Literature Live! Awards 2022



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Literature Live! 360@Campus Festival

Literature Live 360@ Campus is the student engagement arm of Literature Live! wherein it organizes literary events exclusively for the student community ( 18-25yrs).

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