Latest Past Events

Albertine : A Conversation with Scholastique Mukasonga and Kaiama L. Glover

Online Event

Join Rwandan author Scholastique Mukasonga on November 21 at 2pm as she discusses her latest novel Igifu (Archipelago Books) with Barnard professor Kaiama L. Glover over Zoom. The stories in Igifu summon phantom memories of Rwanda and radiate with the fierce ache of a survivor. From the National Book Award finalist who Zadie Smith says…

2020 Zaharoff Lecture – University of Oxford

Online Event

The Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages is delighted to announce that Scholastique Mukasonga will be giving the annual Zaharoff Lecture (in French) on 11 November 2020 on the topic:   Survivre pour témoigner/témoigner pour survivre.   Information on listening to the livestreamed lecture will be available on this site shortly. To register your interest…

Free

Belfast International Arts Festival : Scholastique Mukasonga and Nina Bouraoui

Belfast International Arts Festival present two of France’s greatest living writers in conversation about their work and inspiration in this event in association with the Institut Français. Scholastique Mukasonga has won international praise for her writing about her French Rwandan experiences and the troubled history of her country of birth, having left Rwanda to settle…

Free