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Toronto Public Library

September 24, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm UTC+0

South African writer Sisonke Msimang talks about her book Always Another Country, where she interweaves her personal journey with her political awakening in America and Africa, her euphoria at returning after many years in exile and her disillusionment with the country’s new elites.

Taiye Selasi called Msimang’s book, a Memoir of Exile and Hope, an “artful meditation on exile and return, womanhood and motherhood unfolding against the backdrop of post-apartheid South Africa…”

Hosted by Vicky Mochama.

This event is part of our new literary series, The Other Shelf, where we present exceptional writers in a smaller space. These events are held in the Novella Room in the Bram & Bluma Appel Salon.

Details

Date:
September 24, 2018
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm UTC+0
Website:
https://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/detail.jsp?Nr=p_cat_branch_name:Toronto%20Reference%20Library

Organizer

Toronto Reference Library
Phone
416-395-5577

Venue

Toronto Public Library
789 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M4W 2G8 Canada
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