Patrick McGuinness in conversation with Professor Charles Mundye
Tuesday 17 October 2023, 18:00 at Performance Lab
In his new collection of poetry, a Financial Times Summer Read 2023, Patrick McGuinness plays with time and the ghosts of the past, personal and collective. He examines new identities forged by bilingualism and pays homage to his mother – herself displaced between languages. Patrick is the author of three poetry collections, two novels and a non-fiction book about place, time and memory. He is Professor of French and Comparative Literature at St Anne’s College, Oxford and Honorary Professor at Sheffield Hallam University.
“The balance, charm and wit of the writing are remarkable” The Guardian
Professor Charles Mundye is Head of the Department of Culture and Media at Sheffield Hallam University
Curated by Sheffield Hallam University
Books will be on sale at the event. Books can be ordered online from La Biblioteka – Off the Shelf book store