Meet the Writers

Monocle Reads: ‘My Pen is the Wing of a Bird’

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17 February 2022

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Georgina Godwin sits down with Lucy Hannah, founder and director of Untold and its Write Afghanistan project, and Shekiba Habib, translator and journalist with the BBC Afghan service, to discuss ‘My Pen is the Wing of a Bird’, a new collection of fiction written by Afghan women. Untold is an initiative to develop and amplify the voices of marginalised writers.

17 February 2022

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