Amandeep Bhangu

Amandeep Bhangu is an international presenter-reporter and filmmaker, with 10 years’ experience working for BBC News in her home city, London. She’s now based in the UAE and freelances worldwide – with assignments in more than 30 countries, across six continents, for major broadcasters.

This is her second year as moderator, as well as having reported on this Literature Festival as part of her coverage of the UAE for BBC World TV.

While her career has focused on factual storytelling, Amandeep has recently returned to her primary passion of writing fiction and poetry, having studied English Lit. at the University of Cambridge.