New home literature
Leipzig Book Fair 2018

Friday, 16th March, 2.00 - 2.30 pm


Taking Meral Kureyshi’s novel “Elefanten im Garten (Elephants in the Garden)” – which was published in 2015 – as a starting point, the Swiss author and her Arab translator Ola Adel will discuss the literary reflection of migration experiences, the relationship between life and literature, and feeling at home in different languages and cultures.

Meral Kureyshi
(Switzerland), author
Dr. Ola Adel (Egypt), translator

Anne-Dore Krohn
(Germany), journalist, literary critic
Location: ARTE-Stand, Glass Atrium, Gallery, Booth 11