The Things I Would Tell You is a brilliant new anthology featuring essays, fiction, poetry and drama by over twenty British Muslim women writers.
Hear from users of Islamic Tinder and a plastic surgeon blackmailed by MI6. Follow the life of an actress whose dream roles turn to regular casting as a jihadi bride. Amongst tales of honour killings and love struggling in besieged locations, we find heart-warming connections and powerful challenges to the status quo. From Algiers to Brighton, these stories transcend time and place, completely blowing away the narrow view of a ‘Muslim woman’.
Join three of the contributors, novelists Kamila Shamsie and Fadia Faqir, and journalist and writer Samira Shackle, as they discuss this groundbreaking collection.
Chaired by Fadia Faqir
Sunday 15 October,
Durham Town Hall (Burlison Gallery)