A bilingual evening with Ibrahim al-Koni
THIS EVENT IS ARCHIVED
Date: 22 May 2015Time: 7:00 PM
Finishes: 22 May 2015Time: 9:00 PM
Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: B102
Type of Event: Talk
Note: Internal event not open to external attendees.
Chaired by Stefan Sperl
Ibrahim al-Koni, Libyan, is one of the most prolific writers in Arabic. He writes in Arabic even though his first language is Tamasheq. He has published more than seventy books, of which thirty or so are novels. He devotes his attention to the Tuareg life, culture and mythology in his desert fiction. Gold Dust is his best-known work in English.
Shortlisted for the 2015 Man Booker International Prize for Fiction