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The First Woman with author Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi

26 October @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

The First Woman by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi follows Kirabo on her journey to become a young woman and to find her place in the world, as her country is transformed by the dictatorship of Idi Amin.

Jennifer has written a sweeping tale of longing and rebellion, at once epic and deeply personal, combining an intoxicating mix of ancient Ugandan folklore and contemporary feminism.

Jennifer is a Ugandan novelist and short story writer acclaimed for her prize-winning first novel, Kintu, she lives in Manchester with her family where she lectures in Creative Writing at Manchester Metropolitan University. Join her to discuss her new novel.

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These events are part of Lambeth Black History Month – details showing here from 14th September.

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Date:
26 October
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7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Lambeth Libraries
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