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Event Summary

British Council Karachi
Feb 16
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Event Details & Reservation

Join us at the Karachi Library for an interactive workshop with noted British academic, Claire Chambers and get a chance to discuss tips, strategies and the challenges of writing a brilliant book review or literary opinion piece. The workshop will focus on Pakistani writing in English and participants will be given the opportunity to work on a short writing sample and get feedback from the group.

If you’re an aspiring writer, journalist, teacher or student with an interest in literature, then this workshop is for you! Get yourself registered and send us a short bio stating your affiliation and experience to help us plan the structure of the event.

About the facilitator:

Claire Chambers is a Senior Lecturer in Global Literature at the University of York, where she teaches twentieth and twenty-first century writing in English from South Asia, the Arab world, and their diasporas.
She is the author of Rivers of Ink: Selected Essays (2017), Britain Through Muslim Eyes: Literary Representations, 1780−1989 (2015), and British Muslim Fictions: Interviews with Contemporary Writers (2011), as well as editor (with Caroline Herbert) of Imagining Muslims in South Asia and the Diaspora: Secularism, Religion, Representations (2015).

This event is FREE and open to public.

We recommend this workshop for ages 18 and above.

To register, please email [email protected] with your name, CNIC, Passport or Library Membership number as well as a short bio stating your affiliation and experience.

At the time of visit, participants are to carry their original CNIC, Passport or Library Membership Card.

Registrations will close on Wednesday, 14 February, 2018 at 5:00 PM.

Contact Details

Contact. 0800-22000
[email protected]


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