GUESS WHAT

GUESS WHAT by Jennifer N. Makumbi

VIEW TO THE FUTURE – AGAINST FORGETTING - Short Story – Series by stimmen afrikas

4.6.2021  19:00 h (GMT 17:00), LIVE-STREAM


ALTE FEUERWACHE, HALLE


UGANDA


Reading and discussion


After being a wife and mother for years, Biira unexpectedly turns her life upside down. For one, she rediscovers her sexuality and finds ways to finally explore it. Then, she also uncovers a great family secret about her ancestry, and sets off to find her biological father.  

The reading will be followed by an author’s talk, moderated by the Tanzanian journalist Liz Shoo. Guest Madeleine Roesler will talk about translating the text from English to German. Actress Karmela Shako will read from the short story.