Book Festival, Edinburgh, 15 August 2018Add to Lightbox Download
Pictured: Mara Menzies and Maïmouna Jallow
Mara Menzies is one of Scotland’s best loved performance storytellers with a powerful, dynamic and physical style that captures the imagination of any audience. She has performed and led workshops around the world including Kenya, Singapore, Jamaica, Sri Lanka, United Arab Emirates, the USA and across the UK.
Maïmouna Jallow is a writer, journalist and producer. Most recently Maïmouna held the position of Event Director of the African Media Leaders Forum, Africa’s largest gathering of media owners and leaders. She has also worked as a producer and reporter for the BBC World Service and later managed Regional Communications for Medécins Sans Frontières (MSF) in the Horn of Africa region. Maimouna has a passion for writing and is working on her first novel. She holds a master’s degree in African studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. She is fluent in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.
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- Book Festival, Edinburgh, 15 August 2018