Swedish Translation of Nthikeng Mohlele's Small Things to be Launched at Stockholm Literature Festival
Nthikeng Mohlele, whose latest novel Rusty Bell was recently released, will be in Sweden this weekend to launch Joburg Blues, the Swedish translation of Small Things, at the Stockholm Literature Festival.
The festival runs from 24 to 26 October, and features 60 events. Guests this year include prominent international authors: Ying Chen (Canada), Carol Ann Duffy (UK), Álvaro Enrigue (Mexico/USA), Aminatta Forna (UK), Josefine Klougart (Denmark), Sofi Oksanen (Finland) Michail Sjisjkin (Russia/Switzerland), Juan Gabriel Vásquez (Colombia), Enrique Vila-Matas (Spain), Goran Vojnović (Slovenia), Edmund White (USA), and Samar Yazbek (Syria/France).
Mohlele will take part in a discussion with writer Elisabeth Hjorth on Saturday, followed by a book signing and reading.
- Date: Friday, 24 October to Sunday, 26 October 2014
- Venue: Stockholm Literature Festival
- More information: Moderna Museet
- Festival programme
- Joburg Blues by Nthikeng Mohlele