Monday 13 March 2023

March 22nd: Literature Beyond Borders: Choose Love Fundraiser hosted by Elif Shafak

Elif Shafak hosts an evening of storytelling from an amazing line up of renowned authors to help people affected by the earthquakes in Syria and Turkey 

March 22nd - 8pm

Kings Place, 90 York Way, London 

Literature Beyond Borders 

Hosted by Elif Shafak

With guests:

Ben Okri 

Caleb Azumah Nelson

David Baddiel

David Nicholls

David Mitchell 

Hasan Akkad

Louise Doughty

Monica Ali

Nadifa Mohamed

Phillippe Sands

Salena Godden

Sarah Waters

Sathnam Sanghera

Tracy Chevalier

The devastating earthquakes that hit Türkiye and Syria on the 6th February and again on 20th February have created a devastating humanitarian crisis like no other. Over 50,000 people have tragically lost their lives and millions have been displaced. 

All profits from this brilliant literary event will go to Choose Love’s emergency response work on the ground supporting the most vulnerable whose lives have been devastated by recent earthquakes. Please join us and please donate if you can.

Delighted to add: There are tickets available for people who are not in a position to pay for tickets, funded by a generous benefactor. Email if you would like a complimentary ticket.


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