Posts Tagged: Bidisha

Workshops with WINGS: creative writing with young mums at Praxis

In Spring 2015, English PEN ran a series of workshops with WINGS, the young mums’ group at Bethnal Green-based migrant and refugee advocacy centre Praxis Community Projects. This was the first run of creative writing and translation workshops for Brave New Voices 2.0, a three-year project working with young refugees across London to celebrate multilingualism and mother

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Our workshop facilitators

Adam Lowe Avaes Mohammad Bidisha Dzifa Benson Femi Martin Joelle Taylor Kat Lewis Malika Booker Miriam Halahmy Paula Varjack Raymond Antrobus Shazea Quraishi Simon Mole Zena Edwards ADAM LOWE Adam Lowe is a writer, performer and publisher from Manchester. He runs writer development programme Young Enigma and has worked in a range of settings, including

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PEN Literary Salon at 2015 London Book Fair

The PEN Literary Salon is open to all visitors of The London Book Fair 2015. It is located on level one of Olympia opposite Foyles Bookshop. Tuesday 14 April 10am  Josh Cohen in conversation with Jo Glanville 11.30am  Elena Poniatowska in conversation with Gaby Wood 1pm  Emma Healey in conversation with Alex Clark 2.30pm  Deborah Moggach in conversation

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