Upcoming Events

Tuesday 29th October
Preston Manor School BHM TED Talk

Friday 18th October – Saturday 26th October
Somali Week Festival 2019, London

Thursday 10th October
Accenture Black Muslim Event London

Saturday 5th October
Reclaiming Somali Narratives in Scotland event, Glasgow
More information here

Friday 4th October
Capital City Academy  BHM TED Talk

Saturday 30th August
Primadonna Festival
Tickets here

Sunday 11th August
Migration & Diaspora Literature Festival

Saturday 29th June
Africa Writes Festival
Malcolm X Community Centre, Bristol

Friday 14th June – Sunday 17th June
International Global Somali Diaspora Conference
Istanbul, Turkey

Saturday 1st June
Pushkin House Creative Children’s Workshop
Tickets here

Friday 24th May
Africa in London Launch
London’s Living Room, City Hall

Saturday 4th May
Bare Lit Festival Panel
Tickets here

Monday 25th March
Foxfield Primary School Talk

Thursday 7th March
International Women’s Day 2019 Keynote Speaker
Tickets here

Friday 15th February
SOAS Somali Diaspora Conference: Challenges & Opportunities in UK
Tickets here

Saturday 24th November
Book Launch Panel
SOAS, University of London

Thursday 22nd November
The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2018
Buckingham Palace

Thursday 8th November
Film Africa movie + panel
Tickets here

Wednesday 31st October
Black History Month TED Talk

Saturday 6th October 15:00 BST
Coffee Afrique Book Club

Saturday 22nd September 16:00-17:30 BST
English PEN presents: Multilingualism and performance
Tickets here

Monday 17th September 13:00-14:30 BST
Book Reading ReadFest 2018
Tickets here

Thursday 26th July
Wada Network Interview

Saturday 21st July
Numbi Arts Festival

Saturday 30th June 15:30-17:00 BST
Africa Writes book launch of Story of Us
Tickets here

Thursday 28th June 18:30 BST
Interview London Live (TV)

Saturday 23rd June 12:00-18:00 BST
Eid Festival 2018 in Trafalgar Square.

Friday 25th May 17:30 BST
The role of communicators in Africa’s representation Panel
British Library. Tickets here

Wednesday 23rd May
Photo shoot – Change the Script’s National Photographic Exhibition

Friday 4th May 10:30 – 14:30 GMT
London City Hall
Project Presentation

Thursday 26th April 19:00-21:30 GMT London City Hall
Somalis in London: The People, The Poetry

Thursday 22nd March 18:00-21:00 GMT
The Curtain Hotel, London,
Poetry Performance. Get ticket here.

Saturday 17th March 12:00 – 15:00 GMT Cambridge House, London.
The Somali Integration & Development Charity Book Launch

Saturday 10th March 14:30 – 18:30 GMT
Fresh Ground London
Arawelo The Play and Panel Discussion

Monday 5th March 19:30 GMT Exiled Writers Ink – Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, WC2H 9Bx – Performance

Sunday 25th February 13:30 – 18:00 GMT Rich Mix, London. Coming Here: Being Here Launch

Saturday 24th February 11.15 GMT Muslim Trailblazers Photoshoot, Victoria & Albert Museum, London.

Wednesday 21st February  18:00 – 21:00 GMT Anglo-Somali Society Evening of Poetry, Readings, Dinner and Discussion. YMCA, Fitzroy Square, London. Tickets can be bought here.

Sunday 11th February
12:30 – 16:30 GMT 4th Floor Studios,
London Literary Natives – An interactive panel discussion with debut authors. Tickets can be bought here.