Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan – Workshop and Book Launch
Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan is a writer, poet, educator and activist, disrupting ideas of history, race, knowledge and violence, co-author of A Fly Girl’s Guide to University (Verve Poetry Press, 2019) and author of Postcolonial Banter (Verve Poetry Press, 2019). In the afternoon from 2pm she will be leading a workshop for young people aged 16+ centred around her new book Tangled In Terror, Uprooting Islamophobia (Pluto Press, 2022); the workshop will explore concepts such as identity and belonging.
The workshop will be followed in the evening from 6pm by a reading and book launch of Tangled In Terror with Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan, chaired by Dr Nisha Kapoor, Associate Professor in Sociology at the University of Warwick and author of Deport, Deprive, Extradite – 21st Century State Extremism, and ending with a Q&A session with Suhaiymah.
Both events are free and can be booked through Eventbrite:
Workshop (starts at 2pm): https://SuhaiymahWorkshop.eventbrite.co.uk
Reading and book launch (starts at 6pm): https://SuhaiymahBooklaunch.eventbrite.co.uk