Rutger Bregman - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)


Day 2
3:00 pm
Board Room

Humankind: A Hopeful History

Rutger Bregman* with Keshava Guha*

* Indicates that the speaker will be participating at the Festival via Zoom


Rutger Bregman (1988) is a historian and author. He has published five books on history, philosophy, and economics.
His books Humankind (2020) and Utopia for Realists (2017) were both New York Times Bestsellers and have been translated in more than 40 languages. Bregman has twice been nominated for the prestigious European Press Prize for his work at The Correspondent. He lives in Holland.
Humankind has been translated and published in Hindi, Marathi and Malayalam by Manjul Publishing House. The Telugu, Gujarati and Tamil translations are in the pipeline and will hit bookstores in 2022.