Poetry by Ian Iqbal Rashid and Omar Sakr

Date & time

Mon 09 Dec 2019, 5.30pm


SRWB Theatrette, Sir Roland Wilson Building, ANU


The Humanities Research Centre and the Freilich Project are honoured to host an evening of poetry and short films exploring the complexities of sexuality, culture, faith and identity. Ian Iqbal Rashid,  born in Tanzania of Indian Muslim background, will be reading selections from his poetry collections as well as new writing, and screening two early short films, Surviving Sabu and Stag, with a response from Omar Sakr, one of Australia’s most prominent young poets, who will also share his poetry.

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