Meet the Writers – Wu Ming-Yi in Conversation with Barak Kushner

Wu Ming-Yi, author of Man Booker International long-listed novel ‘The Stolen Bicycle’ and one of Taiwan’s most critically acclaimed authors joined our own Dr Barak Kushner in conversation at the National Liberal Club on Friday August 17 2018.

For a link to a summary of the event in Chinese please click the link below:
http://www.peoplenews.tw/news/5f4d3def-f83c-426c-9eac-f03a1e7eb701

臺灣作家吳明益今年以《單車失竊記》入圍英國「曼布克國際獎」,為第一部臺灣長篇小說入選此一國際文學大獎,吳明益也將受邀出席8月份的愛丁堡國際圖書節活動!

駐英國代表處文化組特別邀請吳明益老師也前來倫敦,於8月17日下午2:30在National Liberal Club與劍橋大學歷史教授、著有《拉麵的驚奇之旅》(Slurp! A social and culinary history of ramen-Japan’s favorite noodle soup) 的顧若鵬教授(Barak Kushner)對談,將和讀者們一起用文學探索臺灣、日本的文化及歷史軸線。

活動後,將在現場舉行簽書會及交流茶會。

活動免費入場,座位有限,歡迎英國的讀者們參與!有意出席者請來信 culture.gbr@mofa.gov.tw


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