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A discussion of Petina Gappah's 'The Book of Memory'

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Wednesday, May 2, 2018 -
12:30pm to 1:45pm
Bonavero Institute for Human Rights, Mansfield College, Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TF
Gilly Leventis Meeting Room

Petina Gappah is a Zimbabwean lawyer and writer. This 2015 novel explores the  experiences and consciousness of a woman on death row in Chikurubi prison, Harare. 

Speakers: Jonathan Herring (Law, University of Oxford ); Nicholas Queffurus (African studies, University of Oxford)

All welcome; no registration required. A  sandwich lunch will be served.


Contact name: 
Tessa Roynon
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