Good friend of Parsi Khabar and a fantastic artivist, Kayhan Irani will read from her upcoming works, in London.
TREE OF SEEDS
A narrative of migration and memory.
A young woman and her brother sail from Iran to India, via Yemen. Found on the docks of Aden, they are taken in by a local Parsi family on the eve of an anti-British uprising. As hostilities rise, public and personal boundaries are drawn; and embroidery traditions tell the tale of two communities bound by religion yet separated by culture, and the history of a people in transition.
Check out Kayhan’s website: www.artivista.org
Friday 29 November, 2013 at 7:30pm
at: Rich Mix: 35-47 Bethnal Green Rd, Shoreditch, London E1 6LA
Monday 16 December, 2013 at 7:00pm
Women in Arts Festival
at: The Actor’s Centre: 1A Tower Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9NP
*I’ll be in town for this reading so do come see me!*
Both readings: FREE & open to public, but RSVP to ensure admission: email@example.com
Hosted by: South Asian Women’s Creative Collective (SAWCC) London