Inner Birds, Modern Flight: South Asian Women’s Poetry October 8, 2011

I’ll be reading with four amazing talents –  Sandeep Parmar, Saradha Soobrayen, Eisha Karol and Sascha Aurora Akhtar – at this event.

See the website for tickets and further details of the festival:

October 8, 2011

Five female poets perform a range of multi-media poetic works.

Start Time:4:30 pm
Price:£12 for all SATURDAY events
Event Type:Spoken Word
Venue:Rich Mix, Shoreditch

This event is part of the opening weekend series of events at Rich Mix.

Welcome to an event rich in variation which promises texture, nuance and patterns; these are the moods of a new paradigm in poetic literature of South Asia. Bringing together some of the most exciting talent in women’s poetry and performance today, each of the poets have distilled their communal heritage, restless histories and origins to create original pieces that are all at once evocative, mystical, hypnotic and lyrical. Release then, the inner birds.