Sayra Begum – Caught Between Two Cultures

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 14:30
Sayra Begum is a Cornwall-based illustrator who recently completed a master’s degree in Illustration at Falmouth University with a focus on female and marginalised voices.

Artwork by Sayra Begum

Artwork by Sayra Begum

Artwork by Sayra Begum

Interview
Sunday, 14 October, 2.30pm – 3.30pm
CCT Chamber

She is currently working on her debut graphic novel, Mongrel, which will be published by Knockabout Comics.

It tells the story of a girl growing up as a British Muslim caught between two cultures, challenging and tearing away the differences to reveal the common humanity.

Hosted by Aileen McEvoy.