Exiled Lit Cafe
Hear some fantastic exiled writers and musicians and there is an Open Mic session too.
First Monday of the month throughout the year at 7 pm
22 Betterton Street
London WC2H 9BX
Nearest tube: Covent Garden or Leicester Square
£5 or £3 Exiled Writers Ink members and asylum seekers.
Exiled Writers Ink with Saqi Books
Free Monthly Exiled Lit Cafe
Monday 5th August 2019 at 7 pm
Voices from a Divided City
Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, London WC2H 9BX
(tube Covent Garden or Leicester Square)
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.
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).