Poetry with Rupinder Kaur & Nafeesa Hamid

6:30pm - 7:30pm - Monday 3 June

    • £5
    • Riverside Library, DE1 2FS
    • Genre(s): Poetry, British Asian Writing

Rupinder Kaur is a Birmingham born Panjabi poet whose 2018 debut collection, Rooh transcends borders and arbitrary boundaries. Her poems straddle English and Punjabi culture looking at love, religion, identity, politics, history, taboos, society – often questioning orthodox views, particularly the expected gender roles.

Nafeesa Hamid is a British Pakistani poet/ playwright who set up the monthly Derby open mic night, Twisted Tongues. Her debut poetry collection, Besharam was published in 2018.

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