Namita Devidayal is a journalist with The Times of India and co-director of the Times Litfest. She has written three books — The Music Room, Aftertaste, and The Sixth String of Vilayat Khan. The Music Room was a winner of the 2008 Vodafone Crossword Popular Book Award, and was named an Outlook book of 2007. Namita graduated from Princeton University. She lives in Mumbai.
April 22, 2020 ● 3.10pm
Manto & I - Nandita Das on her personal and cinematic journey with the incredible Saadat Hasan Manto. In conversation with Namita Devidayal.
April 22, 2020 ● 12.20pm
The Sixth String of Vilayat Khan - Namita Devidayal speaks of the sitar maestro’s life and music. In conversation with Sumanyu Satpathy.