Sarah Irving

I do things with words, mainly English and Arabic

Publishing job at Pluto

One of my (for obvious reasons) favourite publishers is advertising a job! A rare opportunity to get into left-wing/independent publishing in London (if you’re foolish enough to want to live … Continue reading

November 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Postgrad internship at Arabia Books

I would bloody love to do this. Life circumstances don’t permit, so I hope someone else has an amazing time doing it instead: Centre for the Advanced Study of the … Continue reading

August 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Avigdor Lieberman's supporters in London

Having been on the receiving end of the opinions some of Israel’s supporters in the UK, not a lot surprises me about the more select members of this group. This … Continue reading

May 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

Leila Khaled biography – London book launch

It’s looking like I’ll be finding the time to do at least two book launch events for my forthcoming Leila Khaled biography in the UK, one in Manchester – details … Continue reading

April 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Stephen Lawrence

It’s hit the news today that two men are to stand trial for the murder of Stephen Lawrence in 1993 – the murder that led to the official (though hardly … Continue reading

May 18, 2011 · 1 Comment

Green Wedge and assorted wankers

A new website, Green Wedge, has been launched in the UK. It seems to be trying to combine politics and music/culture in a way that’s cooler and more environment-conscious than … Continue reading

January 22, 2011 · Leave a comment