State counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi is the patron of the Irrawaddy Literary Festival. Photo: EPA

Rohingya crisis puts Myanmar literary festival guest writers on the spot

Boycott of next month’s Irrawaddy Literary Festival announced by one guest over Muslim minority humanitarian crisis, while another, Lonely Planet’s Tony Wheeler, accuses its patron, Aung San Suu Kyi, of not saying enough about it

Topic |   Rohingya Muslims

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State counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi is the patron of the Irrawaddy Literary Festival. Photo: EPA
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