Tope Folarin - St George


Oct 26, 2021, 3:00 pm

Author

Tope Folarin

Book Title

A Particular Kind of Black Man

City

St George

Southwest Region

Venue

Dixie State University
225 S 700 E
St George , UT 84770-3875
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Description

The English Department of Dixie State University is excited to host Tope Folarin, author of A Particular Kind of Black Man.

Find us in the English Collaborative room in Holland 457 at DSU.

3:00 PM - 4:15 PM - Craft Talk and Q&A

4:15 PM to 5:00 PM - Reception

Tope Folarin is a Nigerian-American writer based in Washington, DC. He won the Caine Prize for African Writing in 2013 and was shortlisted once again in 2016. He was also recently named to the Africa39 list of the most promising African writers under 40. He was educated at Morehouse College and the University of Oxford, where he earned two Masters degrees as a Rhodes Scholar. He is the author of A Particular Kind of Black Man.

This program is made possible with support from Dixie State University and Utah Humanities.

Genre

Fiction

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