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

Literature Unmasked

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A Sutra-dhar Speaks

  • Sunday, 21st Nov
  • 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm IST

Irwin Allan Sealy, author of Asoca: A Sutra talks to Rashmi Palkhivala about how the truths of fiction can bring alive the facts of history, often enabling us to recover lost narratives which have the power to transform our world.


Irwin Allan Sealy

Irwin Allan Sealy is one of India’s best known novelists. He is also a poet and author of travel books. He has been awarded the Padma Shri, a civilian honour of the Government of India, and is a recipient of the Sahitya Akademi Award, a literary honour  conferred by the Indian Academy of Letters. 

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Rashmi Palkhivala

Rashmi Palkhivala is a teacher of English who has written plays and text books for children. 

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Books In The Session

Asoca : A Sutra

  • Irwin Allan Sealy


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