Zareer Masani

Zareer Masani is the author of Macaulay:Britain’s Liberal Imperialist as well as several historical books, including a biography of Indira Gandhi.  He has also written a widely acclaimed family memoir, And All Is Said: Memoir of a Home Divided. Masani spent two decades as a current affairs producer for BBC Radio 4 and is now a freelance historian and broadcaster. He is currently researching a book on Indo-British partnership under the Raj.

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A two-day taster of ‘the greatest literary show on Earth’
09 & 10 June
A packed programme of talks and performances animate four venues at the Library, celebrating South Asia’s literary heritage, oral and performing arts, books and ideas. Speakers confirmed so far include William Dalrymple, Meghnad Desai, Paulo Lemos Horta, Suki Kim, Ashis Ray, Suhel Seth, Preti Taneja and Shashi Tharoor.
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