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Man Booker Prize shortlisted Tim Winton talks to Karl Ove Knausgaard at Charleston Festival

Man Booker Prize shortlisted Tim Winton talks to Karl Ove Knausgaard at Charleston Festival

Two titans of international literature, Karl Ove Knausgaard from Norway and Tim Winton from Australia, discuss their new books. Knausgaard’s Boyhood Island, revolving around childhood and families, is the third novel in his sensational My Struggle cycle: ‘It’s completely blown my mind’ (Zadie Smith); ‘Perhaps the most significant literary enterprise of our times’(The Guardian). Tim Winton’s Eyrie explores the relationship between a man in the throes of a mid-life crisis and a troubled young boy. He is a multi-award-winning writer, twice short listed for the Booker Prize, for The Riders and Dirt Music. Rachel Cusk’s most recent book is Aftermath/

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Date: 
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Location: 

Charleston