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

Zac O’Yeah

Novelist, India/Sweden

Zac O’Yeah is a Swedish detective novelist best known for his Majestic Trilogy, which is set in Bengaluru. His latest book is Digesting India, about his adventures in Indian restaurants and kitchens. He has published 18 books both fiction and nonfiction. His travel writings have appeared in magazines such as National Geographic Traveller and Vagabond, and has also featured in many anthologies. His work has been translated into over 20 languages including German, French, Russian, Chinese and several Indian languages. The Majestic Trilogy and his sci-fi book Once Upon A Time in Scandinavistan are being adapted for screen.



  • 27th October
  • 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Capturing the world of voyages and escapades, with Zac O’Yeah

Workshop Partner: Blank Slate Knowledge Foundation

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Zac O'Yeah


  • 28th October
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Launch of Anuja Chauhan’s THE FAST AND THE DEAD followed by a discussion on detective fiction
Anuja Chauhan, Michel Bussi
Chair: Zac O’Yeah


  • 29th October
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Journeying through India one meal at a time
Kunal Vijayakar, Zac O’Yeah
Chair: Anisha Rachel Oommen
Presented by: Godrej

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