Reading: Aminatta Forna


Tuesday, March 05, 2019


07:30 P.M. - 09:00 P.M.


Weber Chapel Auditorium

Aminatta Forna is the award-winning author of four novels, Happiness, The Hired Man, The Memory of Love and Ancestor Stones, and the critically acclaimed memoir The Devil That Danced on the Water. Her fiction has won the Commonwealth Writers' Prize Best Book Award and the PEN Hurston/Wright Legacy Award; has been shortlisted for the Neustadt Prize, the Orange Prize for Fiction, the IMPAC Award and the Warwick Prize; and nominated for the European Prize for Fiction. Her memoir was serialized on BBC Radio and in The Sunday Times newspaper. Forna is currently a Lannan visiting chair at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.