The Writing Lives Series

A reading by Uzodinma Iweala

Thursday, April 11, 2013  6:15pm The Auditorium at Earl Hall


Free and open to the public

First come, first seated


Institute for African Studies

Committee on Global Thought

Uzodinma Iweala, MD, is the author of the multi-award-winning novel Beasts of No Nation (prizes from the Los Angeles Times, the New York Public Library, the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and Booktrust) and of the non-fiction Our Kind of People: Thoughts on HIV/AIDS in Nigeria (2012).  In 2007 he was selected as one of Granta's Best Young American Novelists.  Dr. Iweala will read from his latest work, Speak No Evil –which he describes as a “a series of interlinked narratives set in Washington, DC that explores the themes of choice, freedom, and what we must compromise to live in a secure society.”



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