IMLD 2024: The Last Pomegranate Tree

  • DATE

    21 February 2024

  • TIME

    5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

  • AGES

    All ages welcome





A mystical retelling of the novel by Bachytar Ali.

This mystical retelling of Kurdish stories in Sorani (with translation) will be a journey through Kurdish music and memory with harpist Tara Jaff.

Featuring award winning author Bachytar Ali and translator Kareem Abdulrahman in conversation with Ruth Abou Rached from the Department of Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies at University of Manchester.

This event is a partnership between Landscapes of future memory: creatives, literatures, and cultures of Middle East and North Africa (AMES) and Defiance: Artists at Risk.