Writing Across Lines: History, Memory and the Imagination Elleke Boehmer

Writing Across Lines: History, Memory and the Imagination Elleke Boehmer

Elleke Boehmer, Professor or World Literature in English at Oxford University and biographer of Nelson Mandela, will give the Writers’ Centre at Norwich a revealing behind-the-scenes look at the making of The Shouting in the Dark. This interactive World Literature masterclass is a must for anyone interested in life writing, and will offer practical advice on the creative and technical issues of using fiction as a tool for exploring big ideas.

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The Witness review of <em>The Shouting in the Dark</em>

The Witness review of The Shouting in the Dark

The Witness‘s Moira Lovell has written this of The Shouting in the Dark:

While Boehmer is a skilful writer, she has created, in The Shouting in the Dark, an uncomfortable read . . .