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Exiled Lit Café

Monday 3 February 2020, 7:00 pm10:00 pm

Exiled Writers Ink and Norwegian Pen present
Exiled Lit Cafe

One Morning I Walked

An evening of poetry and song for imprisoned poet Ilhan Comak and all political prisoners
For the power of poetry and writing to publicise the resilience of people suffering injustice

George Szirtes poet and translator. Past winner of the T.S. Eliot Prize.

Erkut Tokman Turkish poet, translator and editor.Works for the Writers in Prison Committee.

Ipek Ozel University lecturer and human rights activist in Istanbul.

Margaret Owen Human rights lawyer. Patron of Peace in Kurdistan.

Suna Alan Kurdish/Alevi singer and journalist.

Caroline Stockford Turkish literary translator and poet. Chair of the Search Committee of PEN International.

Ali Has Playwright. Solicitor-advocate and human rights lawyer.

Host: Michael Baron, poet and supporter of the campaign to free Ilhan Comak.

Under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult.

Event website:

Exiledwriters.co.uk