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December 9, 2016

The “Freedom for Freedom of Expression” Rally, Istanbul 1997

James Kelman looks at the recent history of the Kurdish people’s oppression by Turkey and complicit European nations.

January 27, 2017

Literary freedom and human rights

James Kelman argues that if we are to defend writers in exile, we should look at how people are also censored and marginalised inside the UK.

January 27, 2017

Em hene! (We Exist!)

James Kelman argues that if we are to support Kurdish writers, we should demand proper media coverage and fully engage with their political cause.

January 27, 2017

Featured Member's Writing

Brian Johnstone
Dry Stone Work by Brian Johnstone

The third full collection by Brian Johnstone, and his second to be published by Arc in their Poetry from the UK & Ireland series, May 2014. A grounded yet playful collection from an assured poet, flexing his muscles into newer territory. As well as the deep lineage of rural landscapes that populated previous collections, here […]

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