Leila Aboulela

In Conversation

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£10, under-18s £3

Tuesday, 10th September 2019 | 7pm - 8.30pm

Nairn Community & Arts Center, King Street, Nairn

Leila Aboulela was born in Cairo and grew up in Khartoum. She is the author of five novels, three of which were longlisted for the Orange Prize: The Translator, Minaret and Lyrics Alley, and The Kindness of Enemies. Lyrics Alley won Novel of the Year at the Scottish Book Awards and was shortlisted for the
Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, while Aboulela’s collection of short fiction, Coloured Lights, won the Caine Prize. Her latest novel is Bird Summons, a tale of three women and their quest for freedom, published in February 2019 from Orion Books. She lives in Aberdeen.


Price: Adult £10.00 / under-18s £3.00
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