Join poets Seni Seneviratne and Afshan D’souza-Lodhi as they read from their collections, Unknown Soldier and re: desire. In Unknown Soldier (Peepal Tree Press), Seni explores the photos taken of her father during the desert war of 1939-1945, writing about both the subject of the photos and the photographer. In re: desire (Burning Eye Books), Afshan explores the yearning to love, be loved and belong from a desi (South Asian) perspective. This event is moderated by Professor Gweno Williams of the University of York.
In association with Peepal Tree Press
This FREE event is part of the YLF ONline Day. To attend just join the MyVLF community in advance by clicking on the “Book Tickets” link. However, please note that there is no need to obtain physical tickets. This will just link you through to the MyVLF website. Then join us on the MyVLF website on 17th October at the designated time.
See you then!