Shweta Taneja - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)


Day 1
1:30 pm
By the River (8y+)

The Ultimate Battle Against Garbage Monsters

Shweta Taneja


Shweta Taneja is an award-winning, bestselling author who writes science and fiction for all ages. With eight books and many short stories and articles, she is a leading voice in environment, science and science fiction.

She is a Charles Wallace Fellow (2016), has won the Publishing Next Award (2022) and was nominated for Valley of Words Awards (2022), AutHer Awards (2022) and the prestigious French Grand Prix de l’Imaginaire (2020).
While drinking tea, she often ponders on how we can bridge the gap between science and society through stories so we may collectively tackle modern challenges like climate emergency. Find her with her handle @shwetawrites