Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 09:50am - 11:30am
Please join us Mon. Oct 19 at 6:10 PM for the next installment of RU's Inside the Writers House, when instructor Alex Dawson talks with South African author Ivan Vladislavic about his much anticipated new novel, The Distance. A boxing bildungsroman - a collage of memories, love, resistance, and the spectacle of Muhammed Ali in Apartheid South Africa.
"Ivan Vladislavic occupies a place all of his own in the South African literary landscape." - JM Coetzee Vladislavic lives in Johannesburg where he is a Distinguished Professor in Creative Writing at the University of the Witwatersrand. His books include The Folly, The Restless Supermarket, Portrait with Keys, and Double Negative. His work has won several prizes, including the University of Johannesburg Prize, the Sunday Times Fiction Prize, and the Alon Paton Award for non-fiction. In 2015, He was awarded Yale University's Windham-Campbell Prize for Fiction.
ON DECK: 9:50 AM, FRI. OCT 23 - MEGAN GIDDINGS(Lakewood). For more the complete schedule (20 authors!), click HERE.
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