Global Encounters: Edwidge Danticat, Valeria Luiselli, Nadifa Mohamed

Talk I internationales literaturfestival berlin

The Haitian-American author Edwidge Danticat’s texts focus on the life of women and their relationships. Valeria Luiselli’s latest novel, »Lost Children Archive«, focuses on the current migration policy in the United States. In her novels, Nadifa Mohamed explores the colonial history of Africa and the struggles of women facing abuse. The three authors will discuss the feminist-literary examination of family and social dynamics.

In cooperation with EXC 2020 Temporal Communities: Doing Literature in a Global Perspective.

The event will be held in English. It has been pre-recorded.

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Literatures of the World
Free Admission