The Afrikaner: A Story of Hate, Love, Guilt and Redemption Under African Skies with Author Arianna Dagnino

Join us for an intriguing evening with author and academic Arianna Dagnino!

Set in the turmoil of newly-post apartheid South Africa, Arianna Dagnino’s The Afrikaner is the story of Zoe Du Plessis, a woman scientist of Afrikaner descent who, through a personal tragedy, is led to face her family’s dark secret while struggling with the self-reproach for her country’s shameful past.

About Arianna:

Arianna Dagnino currently lectures in Italian Studies and conducts research in the fields of Transcultural Studies and Translation Studies at the University of British Columbia after earning a PhD in Comparative Literature at the University of South Australia and a SSHRC postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Ottawa/School of Translation.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
The Afrikaner: A Story of Hate, Love, Guilt and Redemption Under African Skies with Author Arianna Dagnino ended on Oct 02, 2019.
Location: 
Lynn Valley Library
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