No Friend but the Mountains


Behrouz Boochani, Omid Tofighian moderated by Anna Vidot

Winner of the 2019 NSW Premier’s Award, the Victorian Premier's Prize for Non-Fiction and the Victorian Prize for Literature, Behrouz Boochani is a Kurdish–Iranian journalist and refugee who has been detained on Manus Island since 2013. Boochani will speak live from Manus about his powerful memoir, No Friend but the Mountains, which was painstakingly tapped out on a mobile phone and translated from Farsi by Omid Tofighian.
On Saturday 24 August 2019 at 5:30pm


National Library of Australia: Theatre
Theatre, NLA, Parkes Place W, Parkes, ACT 2600

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