Lakshya Datta is an entrepreneur, writer, and podcaster. He is the founder of Launchora, a storytelling platform and narrative podcast company, home to 200,000 storytellers and 10 podcasts. His newest podcast is "Natakshala," a series of original hindi audio-plays about life, love, and everything in between.
Bee Rowlatt, Edward Chancellor, Nick Robins, Swapan Dasgupta, William Dalrymple and Zareer Masani discuss the age of iconoclasm with Mukulika Banerjee in the closing debate of #JLFLondonAtBL2020 Britain is full of statues of men once regarded as imperial heroes, many of whom are responsible for acts of loot and pillage that would now be classified as war crimes. This house believes the time has now come to remove them to a museum of colonialism. The JLF closing debate is a much-loved session that always sets pulses racing – watch out for the drummer… This episode is the audio version of a live online session from #JLFLondonAtBL2020.
In episode 28, our Vision-Nari is Dr. Geetha Manjunath, CEO & CTO of NIRAMAI, an AI-enabled health tech startup that offers non-invasive breast cancer screening. The idea to start NIRAMAI came when Dr. Geetha lost two of her young cousins due to late detection of breast cancer. That’s when she decided to find a solution to detect breast cancer at an early stage that may also encourage women to go for regular check-ups. Tune in as Dr. Geetha talks about her journey, her innovative spirit, and the multiple initiatives launched by NIRAMAI in the times of current crisis.  If you’d like to reach out to NIRAMAI, please visit 
What are the responsibilities of the writer, to themselves, to their readers, to the narratives they share? Bestselling writers Amish, Vikas Swarup and Shrabani Basu speak to one another on their commitment and belief in words and of the dharma of the storyteller. This episode is the audio version of a live online session from #JLFLondonAtBL2020.
Writer, politician and public intellectual Shashi Tharoor is the award-winning author of over 20 books of fiction and non-fiction. His predilection for long words has also created a sub- genre of #Tharoorisms. On #JLFLondonAtBL2020, Tharoor speaks with author & journalist James Crabtree of his latest book ‘Tharoorosaurus’ and shares some whimsical anecdotes behind his vocabulary. This episode is the audio version of a live online session from #JLFLondonAtBL2020.
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Gurugram, Haryana, India
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