VIRTUAL - Nadifa Mohamed | The Fortune Men
Wed, December 15, 2021
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Cost: Free or $31.00-Book with ticket and *signed book plate
Somali-British author Nadifa Mohamead is the writer of the renowned novels Black Mamba Boy and The Orchard of Lost Souls. A regular contributor to The Guardian and the BBC, she is a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and is a lecturer in creative writing at Royal Holloway, University of London. Mohamed is the recipient of the Somerset Maugham Award, and was named one of Granta's best young British novelists of 2013, and was a part of the 2014 Africa39 list of the most promising writers under the age of 40 from sub-Saharan Africa. A finalist for the 2021 Booker Prize, The Fortune Men is a novel about Mahmood Mattan, a young Somali sailor falsely accused of a violent crime in 1950s Cardiff, Wales.
Books will be mailed after the event.
Please allow up to three weeks for delivery.
*Signed book plates will ship separately in late January
U.S. orders only.
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