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JUN 22

REFUGEE WEEK: Sanctuary in Fiction (Panel)

22 June 2017, London

Refugee Week is the UK's largest festival of arts, education and cultural events to celebrate the contribution of people who have sought sanctuary, and to encourage understanding between communities. This event will discuss the role that novelists can play in building a culture of hospitality.

Seeking sanctuary in fiction
Novelists Sita Brahmachari (Red Leaves), Jason Donald (Dalila), Tim Finch (House of Journalists) and Roma Tearne (The Swimmer) will discuss the representation of immigration in fiction.

The event will include a book-signing.

About Friends House
Friends House is the central offices of Quakers in Britain, and a popular meeting place for people working for progressive change. It has a Fairtrade café, bookshop, library and prayer room/worship space.

More information

For more information contact:

Tim Gee

Telephone: 020 7663 1096

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Date & time

Start: 18:30 on 22 June 2017

Finish: 20:30 on 22 June 2017


Friends House
173 Euston Road
United Kingdom

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