Safdar Ahmed is a Sydney-based artist and academic in Islamic studies. He is the author of Reform and Modernity in Islam and the documentary web comic, Villawood: Notes From an Immigration Detention Centre. His drawings and comics have appeared in such publications as Overland, Meanjin and The Lifted Brow. Safdar is a founding member of the community art organization, Refugee Art Project; for which he conducts regular art workshops with asylum seekers and refugees in Western Sydney.
Writers’ Night School: Food Writing
Monday 20 June, 6:30pm
Festival Long Events: The Lifted Brow Art Exhibition
Festival Long. The exhibition will be open from 11am to 4pm each day.
Lunchtime Lit: Characters Behaving Badly
Thursday 16 June, 12:30pm
Closing Night Party hosted by Plaything Magazine
Friday 24 June, 8:30pm
Late Night Lit: Fandom
Tuesday 21 June, 9:00pm