In their Own Words: Writers and Poets from Pakistan

Part of Alchemy

Join us for a session of readings and discover outstanding poetry and prose by writers and poets of Pakistani origin.

Speakers include Imtiaz Dharker, Aamer Hussein and Zaffar Kunial. Chaired by Muneeza Shamsie.

In partnership with Karachi Literature Festival

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St Paul's Roof Pavilion, Level 6, Blue side, Royal Festival Hall


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This event is included in the Karachi Literature Festival Day Pass.

before & after

People around the Central Bar at the Southbank Centre
Enjoy a drink at one of London’s longest bars: the iconic Central Bar
Exterior view of YO! Sushi at the Southbank Centre
Delectable Japanese sushi, ramen and more to be grabbed from the conveyor belt