Es'kia Mphahlele 

Ali Akbar Saidi Sirjani (1) 

Ali Akbar Saidi Sirjani (2) 

Syl Cheney-Coker 

Reinaldo Arenas 

Huang Xiang 

Lewis Nkosi 

Nat Nakasa 

Ivan Bunin 

Dmitry Merezhkovsky 

Vladislav Khodasevich 

Erica Smith 

Zinaida Gippius 

Nina Berberova 

Anna Seghers 

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn 

Taslima Nasrin 

Wole Soyinka 

Vladimir Nabokov 

Alia Aivazovsky 

Leonid Borodin 




An Interactive Display

Honouring Displaced Writers

This is an interactive display honouring the writing of those displaced by the political events in October 1917 in Russia and by war and unrest in other parts of the world over the last 100 years.

Click a boat to read the writer's quote.

This project has now finished but the page will stay up so you can read the contributions. Thank you so much to all those who took part.