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An Evening with Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi and Naomi Kruger

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The Work Foundation

21 Palmer Street

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Join us on May 29th for an evening of words with Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi and Naomi Kruger.

Jennifer will be reading from Kintu and will be reading a story from her forthcoming collection. Naomi will be reading from her debut novel, May. The readings will be followed by engaging discussion chaired by Yvonne Battle-Felton, refreshments, and opportunities to have books signed.

Light refreshments will be served. Order your free ticket.

About the authors:

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi is a Ugandan writer living in Manchester. She has a PhD from Lancaster University. Her first novel, Kintu, won the Kwani Manuscript Project in 2013. Her collection of short stories, Love Made In Manchester will be published by Transit Books (USA) in Spring 2019 and by Oneworld (UK) soon after. Jennifer is a recipient of the Windham-Campbell Literature Prize 2018.

Naomi Krüger’s debut novel, May, was highly commended in the Yeovil Prize and published by Seren in 2018. She has an MA and PhD from Lancaster University and is also the creative co-director of North West Literary Arts – facilitating community events and projects. She Lectures in Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Central Lancashire.

Sponsored by Lancaster University Department of English Literature and Creative Writing. Supported by Lancaster University Alumni Office.

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