Speakers 2017

Akhil Sharma

RIGHT

WRITER

Alberto Ruy Sanchez

RIGHT

WRITER & POET

Amber Cantorna

RIGHT

WRITER & LGBT RIGHTS ACTIVIST

Ami Dayan

RIGHT

DIRECTOR, ACTOR & PLAYWRIGHT

Amy Stolls

RIGHT

WRITER

Andrew Quintman

RIGHT

WRITER & ACADEMIC

Andrew Schelling

RIGHT

POET & TRANSLATOR

Anita Anand

RIGHT

WRITER & BROADCASTER

Anne Hillerman

RIGHT

WRITER & JOURNALIST

Anne Waldman

RIGHT

POET & CULTURAL ACTIVIST

Anosh Irani

RIGHT

WRITER

Arsen Kashkashian

RIGHT

BOOKSELLER & BROADCASTER

Barbara Engel

RIGHT

WRITER & ACADEMIC

Christina Lamb

RIGHT

WRITER & JOURNALIST

Crisosto Apache

RIGHT

WRITER & POET

Dan-el Padilla Peralta

RIGHT

WRITER & ACADEMIC

David Baron

RIGHT

WRITER & JOURNALIST

David Shneer

RIGHT

ACADEMIC

Devesh Kapur

RIGHT

WRITER & ACADEMIC

Donna Zuckerberg

RIGHT

WRITER

Eleni Sikelianos

RIGHT

WRITER

Erika T. Wurth

RIGHT

WRITER & POET

Holly Gayley

RIGHT

WRITER & ACADEMIC

Irene Vilar

RIGHT

WRITER & ACTIVIST

Ishaan Tharoor

RIGHT

JOURNALIST

Janice Gould

RIGHT

POET

Jeanine Canty

RIGHT

WRITER & ACADEMIC

Johanna Hanink

RIGHT

WRITER & ACADEMIC

John Elliott

RIGHT

WRITER & JOURNALIST

John Huston

RIGHT

WRITER & EXPLORER

Jovan Mays

RIGHT

POET

Judy Lief

RIGHT

WRITER & BUDDHIST TEACHER

Kanishk Tharoor

RIGHT

WRITER & BROADCASTER

Kayhan Irani

RIGHT

ARTIST

Laird Hunt

RIGHT

WRITER

Larry Pressler

RIGHT

POLITICIAN

Lori Erickson

RIGHT

WRITER

Maeve Conran

RIGHT

JOURNALIST & BROADCASTER

Marcia Douglas

RIGHT

WRITER

Marcus Moench

RIGHT

ENVIRONMENTALIST

Margaret Coel

RIGHT

WRITER

Michael Rezendes

RIGHT

WRITER & JOURNALIST

Minal Hajratwala

RIGHT

WRITER & POET

Mukund Padmanabhan

RIGHT

WRITER & JOURNALIST

Namita Bhandare

RIGHT

JOURNALIST

Namita Gokhale

RIGHT

WRITER, PUBLISHER & FESTIVAL DIRECTOR

Navtej Sarna

RIGHT

WRITER & DIPLOMAT

Nicholas Carr

RIGHT

WRITER

Nikko Odiseos

RIGHT

WRITER & PUBLISHER

Odd Harald Hauge

RIGHT

WRITER, ADVENTURER & ENTREPRENEUR

Omar El Akkad

RIGHT

JOURNALIST

Paulo Lemos Horta

RIGHT

WRITER & EDITOR

Philip A. Lutgendorf

RIGHT

WRITER & ACADEMIC

Saikat Majumdar

RIGHT

WRITER

Sanjoy K. Roy

RIGHT

FESTIVAL PRODUCER

Shashi Tharoor

RIGHT

WRITER, POLITICIAN & DIPLOMAT

Stephen Graham Jones

RIGHT

WRITER

Steven Dunn

RIGHT

WRITER

Suki Kim

RIGHT

WRITER & JOURNALIST

Vikas Swarup

RIGHT

WRITER & DIPLOMAT

William Dalrymple

RIGHT

WRITER & FESTIVAL DIRECTOR

Yassmin Abdel Magied

RIGHT

WRITER & SOCIAL ACTIVIST