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In Conversation with Shappi Khorsandi

  • The Stand's New Town Theatre 96 George Street Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom (map)

Award-winning stand-up, cultural icon, author and columnist, with countless TV and radio credits (including I’m A Celebrity…).

Recent President of Humanists UK (2016-19), Labour supporter, non-driving mother of two, with an honorary doctorate from the University of Winchester where she previously graduated with a drama degree.

Her 2016 novel Nina is Not OK was the follow-up to her 2009 debut memoir A Beginner’s Guide to Acting English.

Khorsandi and her family were forced to flee Iran in 1979, seeking asylum and settling in the UK.

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