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CLASSIFIED FICTION: ‘LIFE CLASS’ BY NICK KNIBB

CLASSIFIED FICTION: ‘LIFE CLASS’ BY NICK KNIBB

Sit still for a moment. Sit still. Imagine that you are doing this in front of a dozen strangers. Now picture yourself naked. No, don’t flinch; just sit there, composed, still, without breathing excessively, without […]

REVIEW: NAFEESA HAMID’S ‘BESHARAM’

REVIEW: NAFEESA HAMID’S ‘BESHARAM’

Reviewed by Stella Backhouse What intrigues me most about Nafeesa Hamid’s début collection Besharam (One who is shameless) is the innovative way she uses language and imagery to express her conflicted relationship with her body. Innocence was snatched from Hamid in the most brutal way. Abducted from outside her Birmingham home at the age of nine, she was driven around the city in the back of a stranger’s car, subjected to sexual assault and finally dumped on a nearby street hours later. Besharam is, in part, a reflection on the enduring legacy of this shattering event. […]