Refugee Tales: Volume II at Birmingham Literature Festival with Kamila Shamsie and Ian Duhig

12 Oct 2017 - 6.00PM - 8.00

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Refugee Tales: Volume II is a collection of unforgettable stories, inspired by the experiences of some of the 30,000 migrants held in immigration detention in this country each year. Modelled on Chaucer’s Canterbury TalesRefugee Tales offers an important and intimate insight into the lives of the otherwise forgotten.

Writers and contributors Ian Duhig and Kamila Shamsie join us to read their stories and talk about the people that inspired them.

Chaired by Anna Pincus of Gatwick Detainees Welfare Group.

Venue: Studio Theatre, Library of Birmingham, Centenary Square, Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2DN, United Kingdom

Tickets: £8 / £6.40 concs

Festival Pass: Free