14 July 7pm

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

Everybody's Reading Festival Leicester

Sunday 20 October 2019, 1.30-3.00pm

St Matthew's Library

Malabar Road

​Leicester LE1 2PD

FREE ENTRY, pre-booking not required


Book launch - Razia

Bradford Waterstones

29 July, 6.30pm

Razia - Birmingham Book Launch
Foyles Bookstore
Grand Central, Birmingham
Saturday 20 July 6.30pm

Talk Radio

13 July, 7pm


14 July, 7pm

Solihull Radio

9 June 2019, 4.-6pm

BBC Radio WM, Midlands Masala Show

9 June 2019 7pm

Unity FM

10 June 2019 4-5pm

Roshni Forced Marriage & HBV Conference

11 June 2019, 9am

Millennium Point
Curzon Street
B4 7XG

Sidelines to Centre Stage Showcase - Birmingham

18 June 2019

Midland Arts Centre

Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham

Sidelines to Centre Stage Community Performances

20 June 2019

11am Ward End Library, Ward End, Birmingham Tel: 0121 464 0366

3.30pm Highfield Hall, Highfield Road, Birmingham Tel: 0121 439 2690

National Writers Conference

22 June 2019


Sidelines to Centre Stage Showcase - Bradford

30 June 2019

Bradford Literature Festival 

Talk at The Majestic Iftar Charity Dinner
27 May 2019, 7pm
The Royal Suite
271 Birchifield Road, Birmingham

Unity FM

18 April 2019

6.30-8.00 pm

British Islam Conference
Human Rights Action Centre
17-25 New Inn Yard, London, EC2A 3EA
23-24 February 2019

Unity FM
15 February 2019, 7-8pm
Working Women's Chat Show

ISB Building the Future
Islamic Foundation, Markfield Conference Centre
Ratby Lane, Markfield, Leicester, 
LE67 9SY
16 February 2019, 9:30 am

Wolverhampton Literature Festival
Chai & Chat with Sampad
3 February 2019, 2:30 pm

Talk at Open Circle Youth
1 December 2018, 12.30pm
​The Oasis Hub Hobmoor, Yardley, Birmingham

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

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

Everybody's Reading Festival Leicester
30 September 2018

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

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

Interview on BBC Asian Network
The Big Debate Show
Tuesday 7 August 2018, 11.30-12.00

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

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

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

Women's Economic Forum
21 June 2018

Unity FM Radio 93.5FM
​Ramadan Special Working Womens Chat Show
​24 May 2018

BCB Radio
Here We Are
25 May 2018

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

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


​Sunday 28 January at 11am
Wolverhampton Art Gallery
Lichfield Street,  Wolverhampton WV1 1DU

5 February 2018 10am

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

International Youth Summit, Lahore, Pakistan

6-12 November 2017


​​BBC Radio Leeds
Andrew Edwards Show 
6 December 2017 at 1.30pm

ISB Ladies Night Author Talk


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


​26 November 2016

Wolverhampton Literary Festival
Saturday 28 ​January 2017 - 4.15-6.15pm
Wolvehampton Art Gallery, Lichfield Street
​Wolverhampton WV1 1DU

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


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 

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

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
Millenium Point

National Writers' Conference
12 June 2017
University of Birmingham

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

BCB Radio - Hear We Are
18th August 2017

BBC Radio Leeds
Andrew Edwards Show 
6 September 2017 at 1.30pm

Inspire FM
25 September 10.00am

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

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

ABDA KHAN Writer ~ Speaker