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Writing on New Georgia

14 April, 2016 @ 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm

On Georgia’s Mother Tongue Day, Lasha Bugadze, new-generation novelist, playwright and cartoonist, in conversation with Claire Armitstead, Books Editor of Guardian News & Media What does it mean to be a writer in today’s Georgia with its freedoms and flashpoints – from religious revival to the shadow of 2008 when Russian tanks advanced on the capital? Bugadze’s play The President Has Come to See You was performed at London’s Royal Court in 2013. Why, in the view of this satirist, has politics taken the role of theatre?

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Date:
14 April, 2016
Time:
5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://asiahouse.org/events/writing-new-georgia/

Organiser

London Book & Screen Week
Phone:
+44 (0)20 8271 2124
Email:
lbf.helpline@reedexpo.co.uk
Website:
www.londonbookandscreenweek.co.uk

Venue

Asia House
63 New Cavendish St
London, W1G 7LP United Kingdom
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Phone:
020 7307 5454
Website:
http://asiahouse.org/

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