Nikita Lalwani & Shahnaz Ahsan: Food, Families and Fiction

FREE ONLINECaptioned Event

This panel discussion brings together Nikita Lalwani, author of You People, a novel about the lives of illegal immigrants working in a London restaurant, and Keighley-born author Shahnaz Ahsan, whose novel Hashim & Family draws on the real-life experiences of her Bangladesh grandparents’ arrival in 1960s Manchester. Together, they discuss the importance of voicing the immigrant experience through fiction and the role food plays in binding families and communities.

Interview by broadcaster and playwright Nick Ahad.

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Pre-recorded event. Run time approx. 50 mins. Once registered you can watch the broadcast live or catch up on demand until 30 November.

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Event Details

    • Date: Monday 30th November
    • Time: 11:59 pm
  • VenueDigital Event
  • PriceFREE
  • Digital Event