ABDA KHAN Writer ~ Speaker ~ Lawyer


I will be speaking at the following events/platforms. Please do come along or listen/watch if possible



​​Talk at Open Circle Youth

1 December 2018, 12.30pm

​The Oasis Hub Hobmoor, Yardley, Birmingham


Wolverhampton Literature Festival

Chai & Chat with Sampad

3 February 2019, 2:30 pm


British Islam Conference

London

23-24 February 2018








PAST EVENT




Your Saheli Claim Your Power Conference
Sunday 25 November 2018, 12-4pm
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Solihull, B91 3QD

Women Faith & Dialogue Event
10  November 2018, 10 am - 2 pm
Christ Church, Sparkbrook Birmingham B11 1LS (on the corner of Sampson Road and Farm Road) 
For more information and to confirm attendance please email: volunteer@columbans.co.uk


Talk at The Kingsley School, Leamington Spa
15 November 2018


Sampad's Chai and Chat (Hosting sharing of writing salon) SOLD OUT
14 October 2018, 3-5 pm
Zindiya Streatery and Bar, 21 Woodbridge Rd, Moseley, Birmingham B13 8EJ
http://sampad.org.uk/event/chai-and-chat-the-word-is-out/

Solihull Radio
Sunday 21 October 2018




Key note speech - Samosa Saturday Women's Networking
29 September 2018, 4.30-6.30
John Lewis Hub
Grand Central
Birmingham 

Everybody's Reading Festival Leicester
30 September 2018
Leicester
​http://www.everybodysreading.co.uk/festival-programme/S


Seek for Change Abuse & Trauma Event
Panel Speaker
Friday 7 September 2018, 12-4pm
Tyeseley Community Centre, Birmingham


Youthopia International Youth Summit
​Karachi, Pakistan
​12-19 August 2018
http://monarch.group/index.php


Interview on Solihull Radio - Leigh Perry Show
Sunday 5 August 2018, 4-6pm
www.solihullradio.com

Interview on BBC Asian Network
The Big Debate Show
Tuesday 7 August 2018, 11.30-12.00
www.bbc.co.uk/asiannetwork




Complicit No More - Is there really honour in honour based violence and forced marriage?
Thursday, 19 July 2018- 10:30 to 13:00
Human Appeal Offices
522 Stratford Road
Birmingham B11 4AJS


Iqra TV

Sky Channel 739

Tuesday 17 July 6pm


Rising Girl Eid Banquet
8 July 2018 5.30pm
Indioz Restaurant, Birmingham
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rising-girl-eid-banquet-tickets-46931495366Y


Unity FM
22 & 29 June 2018, 7-8pm
Working Women's Chat Show
www.unityfm.net

Bradford Literature Festival
Saturday 30th June
The Future of Publishing  - 1pm
​Tickets https://bradfordlitfest.ticketsolve.com/shows/1173587424
Human Rights and Trafficking – 6pm
​Tickets https://bradfordlitfest.ticketsolve.com/shows/1173587598



Honour Based Violence & Forced Marriage
Roadshow Launch
Manchester Metropolitan University
30 May 2018
​https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/honour-based-violence-hbv-national-roadshow-2018-launch-event-tickets-44673461526

Women's Economic Forum
Birmingham
21 June 2018
http://www.wef.org.in/abda-khan/S


Unity FM Radio 93.5FM
​Ramadan Special Working Womens Chat Show
​24 May 2018
​www.unityfm.net

BCB Radio
Here We Are
25 May 2018
www.bcbradio.co.uk


BBC Radio Leeds (Connections)

BBC Radio West Midlands (Midlands Masala Show)
Sunday 29 April


Creative Writing Workshop (after Jane Austen Book Cub)
11 April 2018
Birmingham


Our Britain
Noor TV
Monday 2 April 
Sky Channel 812


Birmingham International Women's Day 2018 Celebration

Sat 10 March 2.30-4.30pm

MAC, Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham


BCB Radio

​International Women's Day Special Live Show

​8 March 2018 at 11.00 a


Creative Writing Workshop (after Jane Austen Bookclub)

7 Februrary 2018

Birmingham 




WOLVERHAMPTON LITERARY FESTIVAL
​Sunday 28 January at 11am
Wolverhampton Art Gallery
Lichfield Street,  Wolverhampton WV1 1DU
http://wolvesliteraturefestival.co.uk/romaabdaamarjitwin/4594119210


INSPIRE FM RADIO
5 February 2018 10am
https://inspire-fm.org/​



NEW YEAR CHARITY DINNER PARTY (for Refugees in Greece)
​Saturday 20 January 2018 at 7pm​
St Marys Magdalene Church 
Wood Street
Bradford BD8 8 HY


BBC Radio Leeds

Andrew Edwards Show 
1 November 2017 at 1.30pm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/radioleeds​


International Youth Summit, Lahore, Pakistan

6-12 November 2017

​http://iysl.csrp.org.pk/


​​BBC Radio Leeds
Andrew Edwards Show 
6 December 2017 at 1.30pm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/radioleeds​


ISB Ladies Night Author Talk

Bradford

17 September 2016


BBC Radio Leicester Interview 

​Ben Jackson show

7 October 2016


Everybody's Reading Festival 2016, Leicester

Author Talks at The Curve Theatre & St Barnabas Library

8 October 2016


New Writing Showcase

Ilkley Literature Festival

16 October 2016


SAWCC Salon - Author Talk & Reading

New York

30 October 2016


Bluestockings Bookstore Author Talk

New York

31 October 2016


​PACC, Milpitas - Author Talk & Reading

Milpitas, San Francisco

5 November 2016


Gatsby Bookstore - Official Book Launch

Long Beach, California

​6 November 2016


Charity Lunch - Author Talk

Global Rahmah Foundation

Birmingham

​26 November 2016


Wolverhampton Literary Festival
Saturday 28 ​January 2017 - 4.15-6.15pm
Wolvehampton Art Gallery, Lichfield Street
​Wolverhampton WV1 1DU
​http://wolvesliteraturefestival.co.uk/home/4593160946


BBC Radio​ Interview
Midlands Masala Show
​BBC WM 95.6 and BBC Coventry & Warwickshire
Sunday 26 February 6.30 pm
Listen in, or catch up later on BBC iplayer 



Creative Writing Panel

Writing West Midlands

Newman University

6 March 2017


BCB Radio

Bradford 

3 March & 8 March


SAMPAD International Women's Week Event - 'Voices of Experience'
​Sunday 12 March 2017 4-6pm
​Midland Arts Centre 
Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham, B12 9QHBrum Radio 

​https://www.brumradio.com/
Interview on Rich Farmer Show
​Tuesday 14 March 2017 5pm

Eden Girls School, Coventry
Inspirational Talk in celebration of
International Women's Day
17 March 2017 9am


​​​​Educate2Eradicate Event
Honour & Consent
24 March 2017 6-8.30 pm
Waltham Forest Town Hall
E17 4JF
https://www.facebook.com/events/424351174573491/


BBC Radio Leeds
29 March 2017 at 8.10 am

​​​​'More In Common' Interfaith Dinner
​29 March 2017 at 6.30 pm
Anams Restaurant
211 Great Horton Road
Bradford BD7 1RP


BBC Radio Leeds
​Books Hour (Lunchtime Show)
3 April at 2.30 pm


Inspirational Talk

Muslim Hands - Muslim Women in Prison Project

HMP Peterborough

27 April 2017


Unbound Pledge Party

Waterstones, Gower St, London

​22 May 2017


BBC Radio Leeds
'Wednesday Witter'
​7 June 2017 2pm

​Mosaic Primary Graduation
​8 June 2017
BCU
Millenium Point
Birmingham

National Writers' Conference
12 June 2017
University of Birmingham
https://www.writingwestmidlands.org/event/national-writers-conference/


BBC Radio Leeds, Breakfast Show

17 July 2017


Razia Pledge Party, Eid Dinner & Women's Aid Fundraiser

22 July 2017, Solihull


BBC Radio Leeds - Connections

6th August 2017


British Muslim TV Interview on Sisters Hour Programme
9th August at 6pm​
Sky Channel 845
Freeview 244
www.britishmuslim.tv

BCB Radio - Hear We Are
18th August 2017
http://www.bcbradio.co.uk/


BBC Radio Leeds
Andrew Edwards Show 
6 September 2017 at 1.30pm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/radioleeds​

Inspire FM
25 September 10.00am
https://inspire-fm.org/​

Everybody's Reading Festival 2017, Leicester 


Sunday 1 October  1.30-3.00pm
​'Muslim, Femininst & Proud!' Joint event with Rabiha Hannan
The Phoenix Midland Room, 4 Midland Street, Leicester, LE1 1TG

Sunday 8 October  1.30-2.30pm
Belgrave Library, Cossington Street, Leicester, LE4 6JD
​http://www.everybodysreading.co.uk/festival-programme/

Unbound Pledge Party
Friday 13 October 2017, 7-8pm
Blackwell's Bookshop
51 Broad Street Oxford OX1 3BQ​​