Book Fringe
Edinburgh's alternative book festival of ideas

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2019 Programme

All our events are free + unticketed


Lighthouse events start at 1.00pm and last for 30 minutes

Golden Hare events start at 6.30pm and last for one hour

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Two Nasty Women on Feminism and Islam

  • LIGHTHOUSE - Edinburgh's Radical Bookshop 43-45 West Nicolson Street Edinburgh, Scotland, EH8 9DB United Kingdom (map)

with contributors Nadine Aisha Jassat and Zeba Talkhani

Edinburgh-based poet and essayist Nadine Aisha Jassat, writer of the poetry collection, Let Me Tell You This, discusses all things feminism and Islam with world travelling memoirist and writer Zeba Talkhani, author of My Past Is a Foreign Country.

Both women were contributors to the hugely successful feminist essay collection Nasty Women, and have written widely on feminism, race, identity and intersectionality.


Featured Book

Nasty Women, edited by 404 Ink (404 Ink, 2017)

Earlier Event: August 24
Silence is My Mother Tongue