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Bernardine Evaristo

Bernardine Evaristo is the author of the 2019 Booker Prize-winning novel Girl, Woman, Other. Her numerous other works span the genres of fiction, verse fiction, short fiction, poetry, essays, literary criticism, and radio and theatre drama. Other fiction titles include Mr. Loverman, Blonde Roots, and Lara. Her first non-fiction book Manifesto: On Never Giving Up was published in 2022. Her writing is celebrated for its experimentation, daring, subversion and challenging the myths of Afro-diasporic identities and histories. A staunch and longstanding activist and advocate for the inclusion of artists and writers of colour, Evaristo has initiated several successful schemes to ensure increased representation in the creative industries. In 2022, Evaristo was elected President of the Royal Society of Literature. She is professor of creative writing at Brunel University London.

Bernardine Evaristo

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    It's a Long Story: Bernardine Evaristo & Claudia Rankine

    In a world first, Booker Prize-winner Bernardine Evaristo (Girl, Woman, Other) and illustrious American poet Claudia Rankine (Just Us) come together for a thrilling conversation about their groundbreaking careers.

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    The Manifesto of Bernardine Evaristo

    Booker Prize-winning author Bernardine Evaristo makes her debut appearance in Dubai to share her Manifesto – the frankly honest memoir about life, art and staying true to oneself, however unconventional.

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    100.00 AED


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