Bachi Karkaria
Bachi Karkaria

Bachi Karkaria is among India’s seniormost journalists, and was the first Indian board

member of the World Editors Forum. Her specialisations are urbanisation, gender and

public health

She writes two widely followed columns: the satirical `Erratica’ in the Times of India,

and Giving Gyan, playing ‘Agony Aunt’ in the Mumbai Mirror. She appears regularly on

television news channels, and is a media trainer in India and abroad. She curates the

highly regarded Times Litfest.

Ms Karkaria’s books include Dare to Dream, a best-selling biography of MS Oberoi;

Mills, Molls And Moolah, Behind The Times, Mumbai Masti, and The Cake That Walked.


Title of the talk :  “Chronicler, Mentor, Learner”