Mother Tongues: Multilingual Identities

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18 January 2018
6.30pm - 8pm
Waterstones Gower Street, London


How does being multilingual shape your sense of identity and your creative process as a writer? Award-winning poet  Vahni Capildeo and author Burhan Sönmez discuss the influence of their mother tongues on their life and work.

Tickets are now on sale for £6 (£4 concessions). Tickets include wine and a donation to English PEN.

Find out more about the event and book tickets via the English PEN website.

This event is organised in partnership with Waterstones Gower Street. It is the first in a series of English PEN events about multilingualism developed in partnership with  Oxford University and SOAS as part of the Creative Multilingualism project.

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