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

Virtual Festival
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Seema Sirohi

Journalist, India

Seema Sirohi writes mainly on international affairs and India’s place in the world. Currently a columnist for The Economic Times, she has covered India-U.S. relations for more than two decades for various media outlets and think tanks from Washington DC. She has also reported from Rome, Vienna, Jerusalem and Bratislava. Her opinion pieces have been published in The Los Angeles Times, The Baltimore Sun and the Christian Science Monitor. A frequent commentator on BBC, NDTV, CNN and Al-Jazeera, she is also the author of a non-fiction book Sita’s Curse: Stories of Dowry Victims

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America Decides

  • 18th November
  • 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

What the election result means for the US and the world.
A panel discussion with Bhaskar Sunkara, Nathan Robinson, Seema Sirohi and Vishnu Som as the chair.

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    Abraham Verghese, MD, MACP, is Professor and Linda R. Meier and Joan F. Lane Provostial Professor, and Vice Chair for the Theory and Practice of Medicine at the School…

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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, including This Is Not America (published in India under the title Democracy in Peril,…

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    Author, India

    Amish is a diplomat, author and columnist. He has taken over as the Director of The Nehru Centre in London.
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