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Nahal Ghanbari

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Nahal Ghanbari studies children's and youth literature, and spends a lot of time reading fiction or watching TV-series, preferably of the fantastic kind. She resides in Uppsala and likes to be opinionated. You can also find her at www.owlandpussycat.se

Time That Glitters – Global Poetry Night and Book Release

Time That Glitters – a global poetry night with book release

UPPSALA | Saturday 30th Sept at 18:00 Free

What is happening in contemporary literary exchange between Bangladesh and Sweden?

Together with Litteraturcentrum Uppsala we present four prominent literary talents from different generations:

Shamsuzzaman Khan, director general at Bangla Academy
Muhammad Samad, president at the National Poetry Council of Bangladesh
Tarik Sujat, poet, publisher and graphic artist
Anisur Rahman, former guest-writer in Uppsala.

They will read and hold a dialogue with their Swedish ­colleagues Elsie Johansson, Reza Rezvani, Lars Burstedt, Lars Häger and Magnus Dahlerus.

Release of the new anthology Time That Glitters –  8 contemporary poets/writers from Bangladesh and Sweden.

Join the release festivities in the bookshop. Refreshments!

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Multimediaambassaden, Mats Rytther