Centre for Modern Studies
Friday 21 June 2019, 6.00PM
Speaker(s): Michael Donkor, novelist
Join us for a special reading by the British-Ghanain novelist Michael Donkor from his brilliant debut novel Hold. Inspired by Zadie Smith, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and Toni Morrison, Michael Donkor was lauded in 2018 by The Observer Review as one of the new faces of fiction and has been long listed for this year's Dylan Thomas prize.
The reading will be followed by an interview and Q&A led by Dr Alexandra Kingston-Reese, and a wine reception.
This event is part of the Creative Dissonance: Writing Now CModS Research Strand and the Writers at York programme.
Location: Bowland Auditorium, Berrick Saul Building, University of York
Admission: All welcome