Posts Tagged: Can Dundar

Truth at what cost?

What does it mean for a writer or journalist to work in a context where there are severe constraints on freedom of expression? Why do people working under these conditions choose to ‘go out on a limb’ and sacrifice their personal safety and security in order to reveal the truth? Broadcaster Ritula Shah will chair

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Writers’ Centre Kingston presents the English PEN Modern Literature Festival

WITH GUEST SPEAKERS INCLUDING: MONA ARSHI FOR ZEHRA DOGAN TONY WHITE FOR AHMED NAJI HELEN PALMER FOR ME NAM SARA UPSTONE FOR DAWIT ISAAK ADAM BARON FOR CAN DÜNDAR AND ERDEM GÜL PRUDENCE CHAMBERLAIN FOR PATIWAT SARAIYAEM AND PORNTHIP MUNKONG ELEY WILLIAMS FOR TSERING WOESER DAVID SPITTLE FOR AHMEDUR RASHID CHOWDHURY (TUTUL) Modernist and avantgarde

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We Are Arrested: Can Dündar

Following research and development at The Other Place in 2017, we are delighted that the Royal Shakespeare Company have transformed Can Dündar’s powerful prison memoir, We Are Arrested, for the stage. The book has been adapted by Pippa Hill and Sophie Ivatts to create this groundbreaking new play, #WeAreArrested, which will feature in the RSC’s

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