Towards an Open Land Project: On the Frontline: Jewish and Muslim Poets Speak Out
25 May 2019 12:30 pm
Nottingham Writers’ Studio, 25 Hockley, Nottingham
Changing Wor(l)ds Literature Festival
In response to rising Islamophobia and anti-Semitism across the UK, Exiled Writers Ink bring together a diverse range of Muslim and Jewish writers currently living in Britain. Through workshops, they explore their personal narratives and literary traditions to create poetic responses.
This event will include poetry, discussion and workshops on the nuances of writing poetry as an enquiry into transnational cultural identities.
With poets Amir Darwish, Dr Jennifer Langer, Mohamed Mohamed and Jill Abram.
Come and hear their poems and join them in discussion.
12.30 to 2.30 pm