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Siham Amghar

Siham Amghar
Siham Amghar

(1995) is a rising star in the world of poetry and spoken word. In 2014 she won the El Hizjra literature prize and she has been on the stages of, among others, the Rotterdams Lezersfeest, Spoken Beat Night and Woorden Worden Zinnen. This year she is taking part in the Slow Writing Lab of the Dutch Foundation for Literature, where she is working on creative research into freedom.

(WU 2019)

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  • De weekendmiljonair

    The Weekend Millionaire

    With: Abdelkader Benali, Hassnae Bouazza, Siham Amghar

    Writer Abdelkader Benali was a guest at Writers Unlimited on Friday 18 October. He talked to Hassnae Bouazza about his new book The Weekend Millionaire, a funny and moving novel about the relationship between father and son. Benali talked about his roots, dreams of returning to the Atlas and integration into the Netherlands in the 1980s. With poetry by Siham Amghar, rising star in the spoken word scene. She recited this evening from her work and explored the boundaries of existing traditions. Interview: Hassnae Bouazza

    Event curated by Ilonka Reintjens (Writers Unlimited)
    Books for sale courtesy of De Vries Van Stockum Books