Maiwand Banayee came to Ireland from Afghanistan in 2004. He spent over three years in direct provision and learnt English while living in Ireland. After receiving permission to stay here, he attended IT Carlow, graduating with a degree in Physical Therapy. He writes about war in Afghanistan from his direct experiences, and is currently writing a memoir.
The Stinging Fly office is closed until January 6th. All orders will be sent out upon our return. Merry Christmas! Dismiss