Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 6:30pm
PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature, NYC
Crosby Street Hotel Screening Room
79 Crosby Street, New York
Africa steps into the spotlight for this two-part event, designed to reveal hidden literary and political realities. Act I: Distinguished author and philosopher Achille Mbembe delivers remarks on the continent’s current events and literary scene, drawing on his years of experience. Act II: A panel of festival authors responds to the issues raised by Mbembe.