Speakers 2017

Amrit Kaur Lohia

Musician & Singer

Arthur Dudney

Writer & Historian

Asiya Zahoor

Writer, Academic and Filmmaker

Gagan Sood

Writer & Academic

Hugh Thomson

Writer

James Caron

Academic

Karan Johar

Director, Producer & Screenwriter

Laura Susijn

Literary Agent

Layli Uddin

Writer, Curator & Social Historian

Meena Kandasamy

Writer & Poet

Meghnad Desai

Writer & Economist

Michael Dwyer

Publisher

Namita Gokhale

Writer, Publisher & Festival Director

Neel Madhav

Writer, Illusionist & TV Host

Paniz Musawi Natanzi

Writer & Academic

Roy Moxham

Writer & Historian

Shashi Tharoor

Writer & Politician

Susan Stronge

Writer & Curator

Wei Ming Kam

Writer & Publisher

William Dalrymple

Writer, Historian & Festival Director

Zareer Masani

Writer, Historian & Broadcaster