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Exiled Writers Ink with Saqi Books: Voices from a Divided City

Monday 5 August 2019, 7:00 pm9:00 pm

Join us for the book launch of Nicosia Beyond Barriers, the first book evoking experiences from both sides of the border in Nicosia, the world’s last divided capital city.

 

Readings, discussion and a Q & A with the editors and writers. Copies will be for sale. RSVP essential [email protected]

 

Alev Adil – Anthony Anaxagorou –

Bahriye Kemal and others to be announced

 

Alev Adil is a performance artist-poet who has performed internationally. Her poetry has been included in numerous anthologies of Cypriot poetry in English, Greek and Turkish, and has been translated into eight languages.

 

Anthony Anaxagorou is a British born Cypriot award-winning poet, fiction writer, essayist, publisher and poetry educator.

 

Bahriye Kemal born in London to Cypriot parents is a poet, writer and academic. She is co-editor of Visa Stories (2013) and author of Writing Cyprus: Postcolonial and Partitioned Literatures of Space and Place (Routledge, 2019).

Event website:

saqibooks.com