Award winning novelist Elif Shafak gives the second annual Unesco City of Literature lecture.
Date(s) - Wednesday, 27th June
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event with Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature and Five Leaves Bookshop as part of Feminist Book Fortnight
Nottingham welcomes Elif Shafak , internationally acclaimed author and political commentator. This lecture aims to provide a platform for leading writers and thinkers to share their ideas and promote Nottingham city’s wide ranging expertise on international literature, literacy and the wider creative economy to a variety of audiences nationally and internationally.
In her lecture Elif Shafak will talk about literature in the context of gender equality and reflect on the individual and multi-layered experiences of women. She will talk about what reading means to her in private and professional life and delve into how it plays a role not just in enabling choice and action, but also in helping us to understand the perspective of others.
Please note venue: : Arts Centre Lecture Theatre at Djanogly Art Gallery, University of Nottingham
Tickets here: https://bit.ly/2jmdTsk