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The First Woman by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi follows Kirabo on her journey to become a young woman and to find her place in the world, as her country is transformed by the dictatorship of Idi Amin.

Jennifer has written a sweeping tale of longing and rebellion, at once epic and deeply personal, combining an intoxicating mix of ancient Ugandan folklore and contemporary feminism.

Jennifer is a Ugandan novelist and short story writer acclaimed for her prize-winning first novel, Kintu. Join her to discuss her new novel.

Event details

Monday 26 October 20207pm