NURUDDIN FARAH at BARNARD

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 7:00pm
HELD AUDITORIUM, BARNARD HALL
Studio @

BARNARD AFRICANA STUDIES

and STUDIO @columbia

are pleased to invite you to a reading and discussion with

NURUDDIN FARAH

on the occasion of the publication of his twelfth novel,

HIDING IN PLAIN SITE

(Riverhead Books, 2014)

Born in Somalia, Nuruddin Farah is the author of several acclaimed novels and volumes of criticism, which have been translated into more than twenty languages.  He is the recipient of the Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the South African Lifetime Literary Achievement Award.

A reception and book-signing will follow.  All are welcome.

(Held Auditorium is on the third floor of Barnard Hall, and can be entered via the main campus gates at 117th and Broadway, 1 block north of the 116th Street subway stop on the number 1 line. A map of the campus may be accessed via the following link: http://barnard.edu/sites/default/files/inline/bc_map_10.pdf)