Lecture by Sharon Dodua Otoo

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 | 19.00 – 20.00

Join us for "Thinking Things and Sharing Visions: Creative Writing and the Pursuit of Social Change," a presentation by Sharon Dodua Otoo, the 2016 winner of the prestigious Ingeborg Bachmann Prize. This event is hosted by Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies with the generous support of the Jan Michalski Foundation.

Sharon Dodua Otoo is a British author who lives and works in Berlin. Her work speaks to the complex heritage of a Ghanaian woman raised in London and now living in Germany.

On April 25th, she will share with us her work and discuss her ideas for combining creativity and activism with Franklin Students Juliana Brito, Shannon Fennell, Andy Lee and Kloie Rush-Spratt.

A small reception will follow the lecture.