Sohaila Abdulali at Adelaide Festival


Author Sohaila Abdulali features in an array of talks during Adelaide Festival this March, including:

The Zeitgeist Series: Rage Rape and Revolution with Soraya Chemaly, Lucia Osborne-Crowley and Claire Wright ($25, 6th March at 6.30pm – more details here).

Beyond the West: Feminism in India and China with Leta Hong Fincher (free event on the 7th March at 12pm – more details here).

Diasporic Dreaming with Sujatha Gidla and Preti Taneja (free event on the 3rd March at 2.30pm – more details here).

Sohaila Abdulali was born in Mumbai and moved to the United States with her family when she was a teenager. Her novel, What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape, was published by Myriad in October 2018. Thoughtful, provocative and intelligent, this game-changing book looks at sexual assault and the global discourse on rape from the viewpoint of a survivor, writer, counsellor and activist.