Monday, September 9th, 2013
We Need New Names is a truly remarkable debut novel by a talented young writer. NoViolet Bulawayo has produced a well-crafted narrative with faint echoes of other coming-of-age novels – Philip Roth’s ‘Goodbye, Columbus’, Jeffrey Eugenides’ ‘The Virgin Suicides’ and J. D. Salinger’s ‘The Catcher in the Rye – to name but a few. Like
Thursday, August 29th, 2013
Man Booker prize nominee NoViolet Bulawayo this week shared her experiences of writing We Need New Names at an event on Tuesday hosted by the British Council and Weaver Press. Bulawayo read an extract from her shortlisted...