Back to All Events

Edinburgh International Book Festival. Amnesty International Imprisoned Writers Series

  • Baillie Gifford Corner Theatre edinburgh UK (map)


Every year around 30,000 people are detained under immigration control in the UK while a decision is made about whether they can stay. Most, ultimately, are released back into communities across the UK, their detention having served no purpose. Hear the experiences of people who have spent time in our detention centres, read by Rania Abouzeid and James Bloodworth.