Tag: community cohesion

Qaisra Shahraz at Manchester Literature Festival in Elizabeth Gaskell House

Elizabeth Gaskell House It was great to take part in Manchester Literature Festival and to launch my new book “The Concubine and the Slave Catcher”. I was doubly delighted to be hosted in Gaskell House, home of one of my favourite women writers – Elizabeth Gaskell. It was a thrilling experience indeed to sit on…




CELEBRATING RAMADAN: MULTI-FAITH IFTAR, ROCHDALE GOLDEN MOSQUE

  Last week I attended a Multi-Faith Iftar, hosted by the beautiful Golden Mosque in Rochdale. It was lovely travelling together with my fellow members (Jonny, Grange, and Shashi) of the Faith Network 4 Manchester. We represented four faiths in one car; Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, and Bahia. This was also one of the nationwide police ‪ #‎WeStandTogether…