Bookgroup with Ellen Banda-Aaku

Monday 17 October 2011, 6.15PM

Speaker(s): Ellen Banda-Aaku, novelist

Ellen Banda-Aaku’s first novel, Patchwork, won the Penguin Prize for African Writing.  Written through a child’s eyes, it follows the story of 9-year old Pumpkin and her life in Lusaka.

This book group offers the opportunity to meet the author and discuss her writing in an informal group setting.  Please read the novel if you would like to attend.   Copies are available from Blackwell Bookshop in Market Square, University of York.  

This is one of a series of events to mark Black History Month.

Location: The Treehouse, Berrick Saul Building

Email: zoe.norridge@york.ac.uk