Fresh off the Page: Exciting New Writing by Exiled Writers

1 April 2019, starts 19.00, Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, London WC2H 9BX

"Alireza Abiz's book Censorship of Literature in Post-Revolutionary Iran is forthcoming in 2019 (Bloomsbury). He is a poet and translator.

Hamid Ismailov's latest book is The Devil's Dance, the first of his Uzbek novels published in the UK and the first major Uzbek work translated directly into English.

Fawzi Karim's latest poetry collection is Incomprehensible Lesson (Carcanet, 2019). He is a poet, writer and translator.

Shabibi Shah Nala's novel is Innocent Deception. From Afghanistan, she is also the author of tthe powerful memoir Where Do I Belong?

Edin Suljic's first poetry collection is Personal Things and The Rest (Hafan, 2018). He is from the former Yugoslavia.

Music: Pete Evans and Mark Braby

Host: Amir Darwish"

£5 entry/£3 EWI 2019 members and asylum-seekers. Further info on EWI website.