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Christopher Hope Events

Event Date 
12 May 2018 to 19 May 2018
Venue 
South Africa

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Come along and spend some time with award-winning author CHRISTOPHER HOPE at the following events:

JOHANNESBURG:  
  • Saturday 12 May: 11h00 - 12h00 – ‘Laugh it off’  panel at Kingsmead Book Fair. For more information about the festival and to buy tickets, please click HERE.
  • Wednesday 16 May: 18h00 for 18h30 – Author Q&A event at Love Books, Melville. Christopher will be in conversation with Michele Magwood. FREE event; RSVP to kate@lovebooks.co.za or 011 726 7408 before 14 May
CAPE TOWN:  
  • Friday 18 May: 10h00 - 11h00 – ‘The books that made me’  panel at Franschhoek Literary Festival
  • Friday 18 May: 16h00 - 17h00 – ‘From the word got’  panel at Franschhoek Literary Festival
  • Saturday 19 May: 10h00 - 11h00 – ‘Reasons to go. Reasons to stay’ panel at Franschhoek Literary Festival. For more information about the festival and to buy tickets, please click HERE.
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About Christopher Hope:
Christopher was born in Johannesburg in 1944. He is the author of nine novels and one collection of short stories, including Kruger’s Alp,  which won the Whitbread Prize for Fiction, Serenity House,  which was shortlisted for the 1992 Booker Prize, My Mother’s Lovers  and Shooting Angels,  published by Atlantic Books in 2012 to great acclaim. He is also a poet and playwright and author of the celebrated memoir White Boy Running  (1988).  The Café de Move-on Blues: In Search of the New South Africa  is Christopher's latest book and the highly anticipated follow-up to White Boy Running.