Mailing List

Get free tickets and find out about our new events
* = required field
Loading Events

Where the Line is Drawn

Book Launch and Discussion

10/03/17 7pm

  • This event has passed.

Acclaimed Palestinian author Raja Shehadeh discusses his new book on the personal impact of Occupation in conversation with Gillian Slovo. From the occupation of his own childhood home to friendships formed with Israelis as a young man, he reflects on the past and on prospects for forging a common future.

Raja Shehadeh is Palestine’s leading writer. He is also a lawyer and the founder of the pioneering Palestinian human rights organisation Al-Haq. Shehadeh is the author of several acclaimed books including Strangers in the House, Occupation Diaries and Language of War, Language of Peace and winner of the 2008 Orwell Prize for Palestinian Walks (all Profile). He lives in Ramallah in Palestine.

South African born Gillian Slovo is the author of thirteen novels and a family memoir. Her novel Red Dust won the RFI Temoin du Monde prize and was made into a feature film. She is co-writer of the verbatim play Guantanamo and author of the play The Riots. Her most recent verbatim play, Another World: How we are losing our Children to Islamic State was put on at the National Theatre in April 2016. Her latest novel Ten Days was published by Canongate in March 2016. She is currently working on a new verbatim play for the Young Vic.


The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Where The Line is Drawn
£ 0.00
0 available
Sold Out

Upcoming Events

Homeland Under My Nails

22 January — 26 April

Mohammad Omar Khalil in conversation with Maya Jaggi

Thursday 23 January, 7pm

The Dislocation of Amber & Tigers are Better Looking

Thursday 30 January, 7.30pm

Hassan Musa: Blood is Thicker than Water

Thursday 6 February, 7pm

An evening with Leri Price and Khaled Khalifa

Thursday 13 February, 7pm

Our website uses cookies that do not collect personal data. View our Privacy Policy.