Artists, Fighters, Cosmopolites: Women write the 21st century
Discussing the literary representation of women in the 21st century
Jennifer Clement, Elif Shafak and Mercedes Rosende enjoy international success. In their novels, outsiders play leading roles. Are these authors writing against the pre-defined roles that novels typically make available to women? A conversation about the characters in their novels and the representation of women in the literary industry.
This panel will be held in German, English and Spanish.
author and lawyer from Uruguay, winner of the 2019 LiBeraturpreis
author from Turkey
Direktor der Frankfurter Buchmesse / director of Frankfurt Buchmesse
US-Amerikanische Autorin und Präsidentin von PEN international / US-American author and president of PEN international