Khamid Ismailov

Исмаилов, Хамид

Poet. journalist, writer

Born Tokmak (Kyrgyztan), 1954


Hamid Ismailov was forced to leave Uzbekistan in 1992. He published many books of poetry and many novels in several languages. in 2010 he was appointed for two years Writer in Residence for BBC World Service. Ismailov lives and works in London.