ilb 2023 | Beyond Western Mythologies

Mo11Sep21:00Mo22:00ilb 2023 | Beyond Western MythologiesWith Jennifer Neal and Ayanna Lloyd BanwoVeranstaltungsartGespräch,Lesung


Jennifer Neal’s debut novel Notes on Her Color combines Florida kitsch and magical realism in a coming-of-age story about a woman who learns to change the color of her skin. Ayanna Lloyd Banwo’s When We Were Birds, translated into German by Michaela Grabinger, tells a magical love story: Emmanuel, a young Rastafarian, works in Port Angeles, Trinidad at the cemetery, which is not only a resting place for the dead. The two young authors talk about storytelling beyond Western mythologies.

Language: English

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The event is part of the special programme Echo. Echo: Magical Echoes at the international literature festival berlin 2023. The series is a cooperation between the “Temporal Communities” Cluster of Excellence and the ilb.

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11. September 2023 21:00 - 22:00(GMT+02:00)

Haus der Berliner Festspiele

Schaperstraße 24, 10719 Berlin

Haus der Berliner Festspiele