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London

To mark Refugee Week and World Refugee Day 2019 Lucy Popescu, editor of A Country to Call Home, presents an evening of readings and discussion on the subject of refuge with Sita Brahmachari, Christy Lefteri, Dina Nayeri & Alex Preston

20 June 2019  -  20 June 2019
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London

Lucy Popescu, editor of A Country to Call Home, presents an evening of readings and discussion on the subject of refuge with Marina Lewycka, Kim Sherwood, Daniel Trilling and Ellen Wiles.

28 September 2018  -  28 September 2018
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Exiled Writers Ink with Hikayetna (for the writers) present an exploration of the ambiguous line between absence and presence in words, film and music

06 August 2018  -  06 August 2018
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Literary Natives curates events to celebrate and discuss writers of colour, literature, and the road to becoming a published author. The third event will take place at the Migration Museum in Lambeth, a museum dedicated to showcasing Britain’s history of migration. This event will be part of the nationwide programme of events for Refugee Week 2018.

24 June 2018  -  24 June 2018
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Exiled Writers Ink invites you to an evening of Poetry and Prose with Miriam Frank, Dumi Senda, Shirin Razavian and Mahmood Jamal

07 August 2017  -  07 August 2017
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The Old Church, Stoke Newington, London N16 0JR “I like to close my eyes when I’m talking serious things” A polyphonic work-in-progress by members of the Akwaaba Storytelling Group. Akwaaba is a social centre for migrants in Dalston. Every Sunday we come together to build community over a shared meal. Akwaaba’s storytelling group is a […]

31 May 2017  -  31 May 2017
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A creative postcard session to protest against the Border Wall between the US and Mexico. Open Mic to follow.

08 May 2017  -  08 May 2017
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Lucy Popescu presents an eve of readings from A Country of Refuge, her critically acclaimed anthology of writings about asylum seekers, refugees and migration, with contributors Hassan Abdulrazzak, Amanda Craig, Stephen Kelman, Courttia Newland and Ruth Padel.

24 February 2017  -  24 February 2017
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