Andrew McMillan reads the poetry of Ashraf Fayadh, a Palestinian-born writer and artist imprisoned in Saudi Arabia for his work.
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The Language of Home: Anna Selby in conversation with Bejan Matur, Jen Hadfield and Canan Marasligil
What does it mean to write about home? Do landscapes have their own unique vocabularies, and if so how can we ever we share them? How do words travel between languages? And what happens when we ourselves move away?
On 25 February 2016 members of English PEN, Amnesty International and Farrago Poetry gathered at the Embassy of the State of Qatar in London to protest the imprisonment of Mohammed al-‘Ajami. Al-‘Ajami has been in prison since his arrest in on 16 November 2011. He was charged with ‘challenging the authority of the Emir’ after