Gates Common Room
third floor of Palmer Hall, 1025 N. Cascade Ave. (east of Tutt Library) (map)
For the 2014 MacLean Symposium Day 3, Ondjaki, in discussion with Stephen Henighan. Celebrated Angolan author who has been awarded major literary prizes in Portugal, Brazil, and Angola, Ondjaki has written more than a dozen books that have been translated into eight languages, including “Good Morning Comrades” and “Os Transparentes.” Henighan is associate professor of Hispanic studies at the University of Guelph, as well as a writer, critic, and translator of Ondjaki's work. His books include “A Report on the Afterlife of Culture,” “The Streets of Winter,” and most recently, “A Grave in the Air.” This event is part of the 2014 MacLean Symposium on Globalization, Culture, and Literature.