Refugee Tales Books & Events


Refugee Tales, 2016

Refugee Tales II, 2017

Refugee Tales III, 2019

published by Comma Press  … or ask in your local good bookshop! More details here


Listen here to The Appellant’s Tale written and read by David Herd

28 of the Refugee Tales are now available to hear via the 28for28.org website.

This astounding resource has the Tales which were released over 28 days.
Listen and watch as each is read by either by the writer or a celebrated actor.


Refugee Tales on BBC Radio 4 Today programme.

Not a future event but one to share from Boxing Day.

On Boxing Day 26/12/18 the BBC Radio 4 Today programme was guest edited by Kamila Shamsie who included an item on Refugee Tales and the Walk With Us around Reigate in November.

The item starts around 1.33.45 on the timeline.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0001r7f

To accompany the programme there is a 3 minute video  which includes an interview with Gillian Slovo and with others who have experienced detention.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06wllz1


COMING EVENTS


Durham
Sunday 13 October  2019 – Durham Book Festival: David Constantine and Rachel Holmes.

13.00 – 14.00 Durham Town Hall (Burliston Gallery), Market Place, DH1 3NJ

Join Rachel Holmes, author of Eleanor Marx: A Life, and poet and short-story writer, David Constantine, as they introduce their contributions to Comma Press’s Refugee Tales series.
Chaired by Michelle Hodgson.  Details here.