March 2010 Monthly Archive

Burngreave Community Radio

I will be appearing on Matloub Khan’s radio show this Saturday 27th March between 7 and 9 am. I will be talking about my childhood experiences growing up in the east end of Sheffield and sharing my more recent adventures in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Azad Kashmir. You can follow this link to listen to Matloub…

Times Educational Supplement

I was interviewed last week by the TES about my experiences in Afghanistan and wanting to develop curriculum resources for schools as well support for building schools in Afghanistan. You can read the interview here. However, there are a few inaccuracies: I did not study architecture, I did not mention America and I don’t teach…

Sheffield City Library and Sheffield Showcase Outdoor Gallery

You can see a small exhibition of my photographs in the foyer at Sheffield City Library, Surrey Street S1 4HW. I also have an exhibition of my larger prints which are part of a window display designed by art students linked to Creative Sheffield and The Source. The Outdoor Gallery can be found at Furnival…

Sheffield Hallam University International Week 2010

I ¬†gave a presentation on my educational experiences both in the UK and in Afghanistan at Sheffield Hallam University during International Week 2010. I spoke about the need to build and resource schools in Afghanistan to help regenerate a nation and its citizens. I also had an exhibition of my Afghanistan and Kashmir pictures at…