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South Asian Literature Festival 2013

17 October 2013

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The South Asian Literature Festival (SALF), London’s premier event for writing and discussion on the subcontinent, returns for the fourth consecutive year from 23 October to 1 November 2013.

SALF is a celebration of the language, culture and literary heritage of South Asia and is produced annually by Amphora Arts. Major themes this year include Indo-Caribbean literature, the ‘Other’ in Asian Britain, Partition and Mythology.

With support from the Arts Council England, British Council, and Foyle Foundation, SALF will present 30 events with over 50 writers.

Many of the events will take place at the University of Westminster's Regent Street site, hosted in partnership with our India Media Centre.

Get your ticket

Tickets are available at the South Asian Literature Festival website. Alternatively, call the Festival Box Office on 01865 798797.

University of Westminster students and staff

Free tickets are available for University of Westminster students and staff - just email the box office at [email protected] with your name, contacts details, and events you would like to attend.

Festival events hosted at the University

The following events take place at our Regent Street site:

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