Hamid Ismailov is Uzbekistan’s most celebrated author. Daunt Books - Marylebone are delighted he will be joining us this evening to tell us more of The Devils’ Dance, which brings to life the rich culture of nineteenth century Turkestan. Free and open to the public.
‘A beguiling tale of khans, commissars, spies and poet-queens’
Join Pushkin House for an evening celebrating The Devils' Dance by Hamid Ismailov – translated by Donald Rayfield and published by Tilted Axis – is the first of his Uzbek-original novels to appear in English. Chaired by Rosie Goldsmith. Co-sponsored by Index on Censorship. Booking in advance recommended: http://www.pushkinhouse.org/events/2018/4/5/the-silk-road-meets-the-soviet-union