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Tata Lit Live cancels talk between Noam Chomsky, Vijay Prashad; author Roshan Ali withdraws in protest, citing sponsor interference
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Tata Lit Live cancels talk between Noam Chomsky, Vijay Prashad; author Roshan Ali withdraws in protest, citing sponsor interference

This move was preceded by an appeal made to the speakers by several activists, artists and academicians to boycott the festival since it is sponsored by the Tata Group.

Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai LitFest 2020: From Sudha Murthy to Howard Jacobson, authors and sessions to watch out for on Day 3
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Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai LitFest 2020: From Sudha Murthy to Howard Jacobson, authors and sessions to watch out for on Day 3

An evening session will feature Man-Booker Prize winner Howard Jacobson, in conversation with publisher Karthika VK about his book Live A Little

Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai LitFest 2020: On Day 2, focus on India’s economic slowdown, and literary bonus for kids
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Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai LitFest 2020: On Day 2, focus on India’s economic slowdown, and literary bonus for kids

An evening panel discussion featuring Raghuram Rajan and Jayati Gosh on how to rescue the Indian economy will be one of the highlights of the day

Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai LitFest 2020: Ian McEwan to Shashi Tharoor, writers to look out for on Day 1
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Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai LitFest 2020: Ian McEwan to Shashi Tharoor, writers to look out for on Day 1

The festival will be inaugurated on the evening of 16 November, and will host eighty-three sessions, six performances, and multiple workshops.

The Friday List: From NCPA's tribute to Mahatma Gandhi to a discussion on Rajasthani miniature painting, your weekly calendar of virtual events
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The Friday List: From NCPA's tribute to Mahatma Gandhi to a discussion on Rajasthani miniature painting, your weekly calendar of virtual events

Every Friday, we'll bring you a curated list of online experiences — performances, talks, tours, screenings — to mark on your weekly calendar.

A history of women in comics: How cartoonists politicised art to fuel campaign for women's suffrage
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A history of women in comics: How cartoonists politicised art to fuel campaign for women's suffrage

A look at the way history treated certain avant-garde women cartoonists in the years preceding World War I can answer several questions on why the modern feminist movement is met with still met with hostility.

Big Little Book Awards 2019: Priya Kuriyan wins best illustrator, Prabhat bags prize for best children's literature in Hindi
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Big Little Book Awards 2019: Priya Kuriyan wins best illustrator, Prabhat bags prize for best children's literature in Hindi

Since its inception in 2016, the Big Little Book Award chooses one language each year for the prize in keeping with its aim of recognising the work produced for children in Indian languages

Shanta Gokhale discusses writing her memoir, the complexities of translation, and the role of a critic
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Shanta Gokhale discusses writing her memoir, the complexities of translation, and the role of a critic

Earlier this month, the Tata Literature Live Festival conferred a lifetime achievement award upon Shanta Gokhale, recognising her long and distinguished career which includes Marathi novels, plays, translations, books on theatre and screenplays — to say nothing of a lifetime of journalism.

Tata Literature Live! 2019: Shanta Gokhale to be honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award; K Satchidananda is Poet Laureate
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Tata Literature Live! 2019: Shanta Gokhale to be honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award; K Satchidananda is Poet Laureate

Gokhale and Satchidananda will be awarded for their work which has made a significant impact in the Indian literary field.

Tata Literature Live! 2019: Alexander McCall Smith, Anthony Horowitz to attend 10th edition of literary festival
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Tata Literature Live! 2019: Alexander McCall Smith, Anthony Horowitz to attend 10th edition of literary festival

McCall Smith, scheduled to attend the tenth edition of Tata Literature Live! is best known for his series, The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency and has authored over a 100 books including The Sunday Philosophy Club series and The 44 Scotland Street series

Baahubali producers Arka Mediaworks option Manu S Pillai's The Ivory Throne for screen adaptation
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Baahubali producers Arka Mediaworks option Manu S Pillai's The Ivory Throne for screen adaptation

Pillai's novel which bagged several awards including the Tata Literature Live! Best Debut (Non-fiction) Prize is a retelling of the life and work of Sethu Lakshmi Bayi, the last queen of the House of Travancore

Tata Literature Live 2018: On Day 4, the discussions get political with Arun Shourie, Priyanka Pathak-Narain, Lionel Shriver
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Tata Literature Live 2018: On Day 4, the discussions get political with Arun Shourie, Priyanka Pathak-Narain, Lionel Shriver

The last day of Tata Literature Live ended on a political note. It’s hard to ignore what’s happening in the country at this moment and quite a few panellists used the stage to talk about it.

Tata Literature Live 2018: On Day 3, conversations on love, longing, cities and history
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Tata Literature Live 2018: On Day 3, conversations on love, longing, cities and history

Ravish Kumar, Snigdha Poonam, Ashok Ferrey, among others feature on day three of the Tata Literature Live 2018.

Tata Literature Live 2018: Conversations about activism, leisure and India's diversity dominate on Day 2
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Tata Literature Live 2018: Conversations about activism, leisure and India's diversity dominate on Day 2

Day 2 of Tata Literature Live saw Aruna Roy speaking about RTI and Robert Dessaix explaining why leisure is important

TM Krishna at Tata Literature Live 2018: To be political is to be engaged and empathetic
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TM Krishna at Tata Literature Live 2018: To be political is to be engaged and empathetic

At the heart of both art and activism is the idea of vulnerability — of surrendering oneself and being fearless, said TM Krishna at Tata Literature Live!

Tata Literature Live 2018: On Day 1, discussions on Hindutva, soft power — and a chatty book launch
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Tata Literature Live 2018: On Day 1, discussions on Hindutva, soft power — and a chatty book launch

'South Bombay’s liberals' — referred thus by two speakers — descended upon the gardens and AC halls of the NCPA to celebrate the Tata Literature Live! — the annual extravaganza dedicated to books and if lucky, controversies.

Tata Literature Live 2018: Festival's 9th edition honours Mark Tully, Jayanta Mahapatra, puts spotlight on gender issues
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Tata Literature Live 2018: Festival's 9th edition honours Mark Tully, Jayanta Mahapatra, puts spotlight on gender issues

BBC India journalist Sir William Mark Tully willbe given the Lifetime Achievement award, and Jayanta Mahapatra has been declared Poet Laureate for 2018 at this year's Tata Literature Live

Tata Literature Live! 2018: Anuradha Roy, Tabish Khair's books among titles shortlisted for awards
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Tata Literature Live! 2018: Anuradha Roy, Tabish Khair's books among titles shortlisted for awards

The 9th edition of Tata Literature Live! Mumbai Lit Fest shortlist includes acclaimed works such as All the Lives We Never Lived, Night of Happiness among others

Tata Literature Live 2017: Girish Karnad on Agnivarsha and writing mythological drama
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Tata Literature Live 2017: Girish Karnad on Agnivarsha and writing mythological drama

At this year's edition of the Tata Literature Live!, Girish Karnad said, "Indian playwrights don't question their material, which is actually essential. Falling in love with your own material is another danger."

Tata Literature Live 2017: Girish Karnad felicitated with Lifetime Achievement Award in closing ceremony
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Tata Literature Live 2017: Girish Karnad felicitated with Lifetime Achievement Award in closing ceremony

Penguin Random House won the Publisher Of The Year Award in the closing ceremony of the Tata Literature Live 2017.