We are delighted to welcome Sunil Khilnani tot he 2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival.

Professor Sunil Khilnani is author of ‘The Idea of India‘ and, most recently, ‘Incarnations: A History of India in Fifty Lives‘ (2016), which accompanies his 50-part BBC radio and podcast series.

Among his other publications are: ‘Arguing Revolution: The Intellectual Left in Postwar France’ (1993), several collaborative volumes, as well as essays on Gandhi, Tagore, Nehru and contemporary Indian art and photography.

He is currently Avantha Professor and Director of the India Institute at King’s College, London.

He has been a Fellow of Christ’s College, Cambridge, the Woodrow Wilson Centre Washington DC, the Institute for Advanced Study in Berlin and the American Academy in Berlin.

He is a regular contributor of essays, articles and reviews to international media.

Follow Professor Khilnani on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/SunilKhilnani