Carmen-Francesca Banciu reading from her recent work

11 November 2016, 6.00 PM - 11 November 2016, 7.30 PM

Carmen-Francesca Banciu

Lecture Theatre 2, 11 Woodland Road

Award-winning German-Romanian author Carmen-Francesca Banciu will be reading from a number of her works, including Das Lied der traurigen Mutter (2007), an autobiographical novel about her childhood in Communist Romania; Berlin ist mein Paris (2007),  a selection of autobiographical sketches about the city in which she has lived since 1991; and Ein leichter Wind im Paradies, a collection of short texts reflecting on a recent visit to Greece The reading will feature translations from these texts by final-year German students, who will have been working on them with the author that afternoon. 

All welcome.

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