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Islands of women
An article in the Guardian about Britain’s ancient feminist histories.

A water crisis looms for 270 million people
An article in National Geographic about climate change along the Indus.

Royal Literary Fund : Writers Aloud
Alice Albinia speaks with Ann Morgan about travelling alone through Pakistan, prophetesses who can control the weather, the fact that Westminster used to be an island and female solidarity.

Jaipur London
Alice talks to Alexandra Pringle about the writing of Cwen.

Hay on Wye
Alice Albinia speaks to Lily Cole about feminism, the environment and the patriarchal structures that permeate our lives.

Manchester Literature Festival
Alice talks to actor Maxine Peake about sheela-na-gigs and the writing of Cwen.

RLF VOX
Alice speaks about ‘The Writing Life’.

On the Basha Dam
The controversy surrounding Pakistan’s building of a dam on the Karakoram Highway, New Statesman.

The Manly Booker
Gender bias and literary prizes, an article in Biblio: A Review of Books.

Book of a Lifetime
On the Mahabharata, India’s ancient Sanskrit epic, in the Independent.

Gandhi, the Mahabharata and Partition
An article in the Guardian.

Womanhood laid bare
Public morality and Manoda Devi, Sarai Reader.

Stance Podcast: Independent Award-Winning Arts & Culture
Ep. 52: Island Life w/ Musician Leyla McCalla; Professor Godfrey Baldacchino; Author Mary Taylor Simeti; Writer Alice Albinia; Mitchell Kuga, Maura Walz & Yung Kha on HBOs White Lotus.