Tag: Perempuan Suci

Qaisra Shahraz at Asia Pacific Writers & Translators – Bali 2017 Book Launch

Books Launched   The Concubine and the Slave-Catcher Qaisra Shahraz Published by HopeRoad Synopsis by Dr. Claire Chambers, author and editor of The Journal of Commonwealth Literature, University of York’ An old man in Manchester dreams of his previous life in Pakistan, but on returning there realises he is no longer sure where home is. Two married…




Qaisra Shahraz at Ubud Writers & Readers Festival 2017

Country: United Kingdom/PakistanQaisra Shahraz is an award-winning British-Pakistani novelist and scriptwriter. She recently won the prestigious National Diversity Lifetime Achiever Award for Services to Literature, Education, Gender and Interfaith Activism. She was recognized as one of 100 influential Pakistani women in the Pakistan Power 100 list in 2012. Qaisra is an advisor to the Asia…




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…