Qaisra Shahraz MBE

MACFEST ( Muslim ARTS & CULTURE FESTIVAL) - Founder, Producer and Eexecutive Director

Qaisra Shahraz is the Founder, Curator, and Executive Director of MACFEST, the Muslim Arts and Culture Festival. She is a prize-winning and critically-acclaimed novelist, scriptwriter, peace, and gender activist. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a literary judge, a former Director of Gatehouse Books and Asia Pacific Writers & Translators partnership, advisor to International Journal IJRHS