Afshan D'souza-Lodhi

Afshan D'souza-Lodhi


  • Location: Manchester
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available

Afshan writes plays, prose, performance pieces and poetry. She runs the Women in the Spotlight programme - a BAME/LBT woman's writing for performance programme at Commonword. Afshan hosts a radio show every Friday called #desimeetscongo for a youth led radio station called Pie Radio.
She has performed and written pieces for Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Z-Arts, The Southbank Centre, The International Poetry Festival, Ilkley Literature Festival, Manchester Literature Festival, Contact and Eclipse Theatre.

Currently Afshan is studying her Masters in Post-Colonial Literature and Cultures at Manchester University. 


Post Colonial Literature and Cultures MA - MA - University of Manchester

Sep 2016 - Present

Philosophy - BA - University of London

Sep 2010 - Jun 2013