Plan II Honors

Joynes Room Event: South African novelist Gillian Slovo

Tue, November 10, 2009 | The Joynes Reading Room, Carothers 007

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Gillian Slovo, Photo: © Charlie Hopkinson
Gillian Slovo, Photo: © Charlie Hopkinson

 

South African novelist Gillian Slovo will speak in the Joynes Reading Room at 7PM on Nov. 10th. Her 1997 memoir Every Secret Thing discusses her parents' anti-apartheid activism and her mother's subsequent murder.

Her novel Red Dust   was adapted into a film starring Hilary Swank and Chiwetel Ejiofor. The first ten honors students to sign up to at the Joynes Room front desk to attend the Nov. 10th talk will receive a free copy of Slovo's new novel, Black Orchids.

 

Questions: Matt Valentine

Sponsored by: The Joynes Suite and the Mary Lou Joynes Endowment

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