I'm delighted to anounce that Don't Wake Me: The Ballad of Nihal Armstrong is being republished and launched at Goldsmiths College. The brilliant Jaye Griffiths will perform a 15 minute extract, there will be a panel discussion on disability, The Play, the Poetics, the Politics of Disability, and a wine reception. A free event. To book: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/book-launch-dont-wake-me-the-ballad-of-nihal-armstrong-tickets-77321124565
18:30 – 21:00, Thurs, 21 November 2019
Goldsmiths, University of London
George Wood Theatre
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Final event to celebrate Southall Black Sisters 40th anniversary event at Queen Mary University of London. A very special evening, a 'literary' conversation between two groups of women - published writers and the SBS survivors' group, divided by privilege but possibly united by the experience of violence.
The Royal Literary Fund, of which I am a fellow, commissions short podcasts from its writers on a variety of themes. Here are two 3 min podcasts on 'How Writing changes the Writer' and 'Letter to my younger self'.