Lesung I internationales literaturfestival berlin
To preserve the language of his people, the Wiradjuri, Albert »Poppy« Gondiwindi wrote a dictionary shortly before his death. When his granddaughter August returns to Australia from Europe for the funeral, she finds that her family’s home in Massacre Plains is at risk of being destroyed by a powerful mining company. Led by her grandfather’s voice, August vows to save her country.In cooperation with EXC 2020 Temporal Communities: Doing Literature in a Global Perspective.
The event will be held in English.
Literatures of the World
Host Charlotte Milsch
Price 10 Euros / reduced 6
This event will be streamed live to our website www.literaturfestival.com