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April 2018

In Conversation with… Kamila Shamsie

April 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Auditorium, Knowledge Centre, The British Library, 96 Euston Road
King's Cross, London, NW1 2DB United Kingdom
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£5

Inspired by Greek mythology and modern day terrorism, Kamila Shamsie’s book Home Fire explores family ties and moral boundaries. In conversation with journalist Razia Iqbal, she shares her thoughts on the evolution of classical characters…

My Side Of It: Poetry Hour

April 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brontë B, Knowledge Centre, The British Library, 96 Euston Road
London, NW1 2DB United Kingdom
£5

An evening of reflective and galvanising poetry from Suhayma Manzoor, Momtaza Mehri, Hodan Yusuf, Sabrina Mahfouz and Aliyah Hasina. Hosted by the indomitable Zahra Dalilah. Hodan Yusuf Hodan is a poet, writer, multimedia freelance journalist…

Aziz Foundation: Making an Application to us

April 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brontë Rooms, Knowledge Centre, The British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross
London, NW12DB United Kingdom
FREE

At this session staff from our lead sponsor, Aziz Foundation, will take you through their grant cycles, the application process and funds available. Find out more about the Foundation's aims, the best time to make…

Don’t Panic, I’m Islamic: Extreme Comedy Now!

April 29 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Brontë Rooms, Knowledge Centre, The British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross
London, NW12DB United Kingdom
£5

Join critically acclaimed, prize-winning comedians Omar Hamdi and Esther Manito for some stand-up comedy, compèred by Bidisha. Don’t Panic, I’m Islamic is a project brought together by Saqi Books in response to Trump’s ‘Muslim ban,’ this comedy…

In Conversation with Akram Khan

April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Auditorium, Knowledge Centre, The British Library, 96 Euston Road
King's Cross, London, NW1 2DB United Kingdom
£5

Ahead of his announced retirement from full length dance performances and before the UK premiere of his new full-length work Xenos, we will be joined by acclaimed choreographer Akram Khan and the writer on his…

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