The Fourteenth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Wednesday, October 25th to Sunday, October 29th 2023


Online : 25 - 26 Oct
On ground : 27 - 29 Oct

Peter Frankopan

Historian, UK

Peter Frankopan is a leading historian and Professor of Global History at Oxford University. His latest book is The Earth Transformed: An Untold History, which looks at the role that nature, climate and the environment have played in the past and how they have been changed by human activities, for good or ill. His best known earlier books are The Silk Roads: A New History of the World, which was a global bestseller and The New Silk Roads: The Present and Future of the World, which won the Social Sciences Prize of the Carical Foundation.



  • 27th October
  • 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

The challenge of writing sweeping histories
Peter Frankopan in conversation with Sam Miller


  • 28th October
  • 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

How the natural world has shaped human history – and how humanity has re-shaped the natural world
Straight talk by Peter Frankopan
Presented by: Godrej

Peter Frankopan

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