Events & Workshops

Featuring Shakila Azizzada

All Events featuring Shakila Azizzada

Three Persian Poets Read in Manchester

Three Persian Poets Read in Manchester

Part of: Persian Poets’ Tour 2013

Back by popular demand, the first event of our Persian Poets’ Tour of 2013 sees all three poets read alongside their poet-translators at the Anthony Burgess Foundation in Manchester.

International Anthony Burgess Foundation
Engine House Chorlton Mill
3 Cambridge Street
Manchester
M1 5BY
A New World of Words: Afghan Poetry and Culture

A New World of Words: Afghan Poetry and Culture

Part of: Persian Poets’ Tour 2012

An enthusiastic, capacity audience heard two leading Afghan poets, Shakila Azizzada and Reza Mohammadi, read alongside their poet-translators, Mimi Khalvati and Nick Laird, while Sarah Maguire read her translations of Partaw Naderi’s poems.

Norfolk & Norwich Millennium Library
The Forum
Millennium Plain
Norwich
NR2 1AW
Persian Poets at Persepolis in Peckham

Persian Poets at Persepolis in Peckham

Part of: Persian Poets’ Tour 2012

Three Persian Poets read at the wonderful Persian shop, Persepolis in Peckham, with tea and cakes to hand. An unmissable chance to stock up on barberries and dried limes and listen to some fabulous poetry!

Persepolis
28-30 Peckham High Street
London
SE15 5DT