Sisonke Msimang, A Reading from "Always Another Country"
When: Friday, March 29, 2019, 12:45pm
Where: Alexander Library (CAC), Teleconference Room
Category: Invited Lecture
CLASS VISIT & DISCUSSION
Thursday, March 28, 2019
2:50 – 4:10 PM
Scott Hall 104
A READING FROM ALWAYS ANOTHER COUNTRY
Friday, March 29, 2019
12:45 – 1:30 PM
Alexander Library (CAC), Teleconference Room
Part of Global Africa, Migration, Literature and the Arts symposium
Sisonke Msimang is a South African political and cultural commentator, essayist, and memoirist whose work focuses on race, gender, and democracy. She is the author of Always Another Country: A Memoir of Exile and Home and The Resurrection of Winnie Mandela: A Biography of Survival. She has worked as the executive director of the Open Society Initiative for South Africa and the Sonke Gender Justice Network.
Msimang’s writing has appeared across a number of international publications, including the New York Times, Mail & Guardian, Washington Post, Guardian, Newsweek, Al Jazeera, Daily Maverick, and Africa is a Country.
Both events are open to all.