Tag: International writers festival

India February 2015

Date City Event Details Saturday 7th  Kolkata Kolkata Book Fair Milan Mela GroundEM Bypass Dhapa Kolkata – 700105 Sunday 8th Kolkata Kolkata Book Fair Panel discussion on ‘Fiction in time of Facebook’ 6pm KLF AuditoriumMilan Mela Ground EM Bypass Dhapa Kolkata – 700105 Monday 9th Kolkata Talk at the University of Jadavpur12pm – 1:30pm  …




Irrawaddy Literature Festival

We thought we’d share some of our images gathered here in Mandalay , Myanmar from Irrawaddy Literature Festival 2014. Comment, review, share and tweet (note: we love tweeting but the world of twitter can be very distracting) with all the usual social media widgets found on various locations of this wonderful webpage. Blog sharing experiences…




Update from Makassar International Arts Festival – June 25th 2013

   ‘Selamat Datang’ !  Welcome ! To the island of Sulawesi and host of our International Writers’ festival.   Imagine clear blue skies, fluffy white clouds, tall majestic palm trees, belting afternoon sunrays, lively city life and men in colourful batik shirts and women in elegant kebayas and head scarves! Upon arrival we are greeted by…




Newsletter… Stretford, Karlsruhe, Makassar and A Pair Of Jeans

A swift update to keep you posted on forthcoming events… Busy times ahead.. After a blissful couple of months completing the manuscript for ‘The Revolt’ due out later this year,  its all go again… June 7th – An Evening with Qaisra Shahraz WordFest Event, Stretford Library, Manchester Qaisra will be launching a new collection of stories ‘ A Pair…




Pakistan Diaries – 19th Feb 2013

Report from Pakistan Trip February / March 2013   .. 19th February, Qaisra’s visit to the Islamic University Of Islamabad….   Yesterday had a super session at the Islamic university of Islamabad. with male and female students, with a packed room of English literature students. Wonderful and warm welcoming speeches from the host body including…