Shokoofeh Azar

Photo of Shohoofeh Azar - Image Credit: Bea Photography

Shokoofeh Azar

Biography

Iranian by birth, Shokoofeh Azar is living in Australia since 2010 as an asylum seeker. She is a journalist, author and artist. Her novel, The Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree was shortlisted for two literature awards: The Stella Prize and The Queensland Literature Awards 2018. Her new novel, which is in the process of writing, already has won two grants: Australian Council for the Arts and Victoria Creative 2019.  She is also a board member of GPAC 2019-2021

Image Credit: Bea Photography

All sessions by Shokoofeh Azar

GOING BACK

16 Nov 2019
1:00 pm-2:00 pm
Wurdi Youang (North), Level 5, Geelong Library & Heritage Centre