All Russians Love Birch Trees

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All Russians Love Birch Trees

A reading by author and award winning playwright Olga Grjasnowa

Thursday, October 17, 2019
4:30pm-6:00pm
Maxwell Kade Cener
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

Born in Azerbaijan in 1984 into a Russian-Jewish family, Grjasnowa moved to Germany at the age of twelve. After graduating from the Creative Writing Program at the German Institute for Literature in Leipzig, Grjasnowa won the Wiener Wortstädten Dramatist Prize in 2010 for her play Mitfühlende Deutsche (Compassionate Germans). She is the author of two novels: All Russians Love Birch Trees and City of Jasmine. 

 

Co-Sponsors:  The Russian Department and The Goethe Institute in Boston

 

 

For more information, contact:
Wadeane Kunz

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.