Refugee Tales Books & Events


Refugee Tales, 2016 and Refugee Tales II, 2017 are 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



Edinburgh International Book Festival

Wednesday 22 August 2018: 3.15pm to 4.15pm at the Baillie Gifford Main Theatre, Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh EH2 4DR

Jackie Kay & Kamila Shamsie share Refugee Tales which may otherwise never be safely told.

Tickets go on sale at 8:30am on Tuesday 26 June. How to Book.


Greenbelt Festival –  Acts of Imagination

Saturday 25 August 2018: 2.00pm at the Leaves literature venue, Boughton House, Northamptonshire, NN14 1BJ

Ian Duhig reads from Refugee Tales and appears together with co-editor of the Refugee Tales books and a co-founder of the project, Anna Pincus as well as a former detainee, an expert by experience


Labour Party Conference 2018
Sunday 23 – Wednesday 26 September 2018 at Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, L3 4FP
If you are attending the conference, come and visit the Refugee Tales stand and  look out for our fringe event.

Labour Party Conference 2017


Wye Pilgrims Festival
Saturday 29 September 2018: at St Gregory and St Martin Church, 38 Church St, Wye, Kent, TN25 5BL

A Refugee Tales Walk and Presentation with David Herd and Hubert Moore.

Sign up for the walk here:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/refugee-tales-walk-tickets-49085798946

More here about the  Wye Pilgrims Festival