The Book of Negroes: From Page to Screen with Lawrence Hill

What are the highs and lows of transforming a critically acclaimed best-selling novel into a major television mini-series? What is it like to write dialogue for Cuba Gooding Jr.? How do mixed race origins lead to an inspired creative career exploring issues of identity and belonging? Join Lawrence Hill, author of The Book of Negroes, and CBC Hot Air radio host Margaret Gallagher in an evening of stimulating thought, rich revelations and intimate conversation.

Margaret Gallagher is an award-winning CBC radio host and passionate community advocate who can be found hosting events from the International Jazz Festival to Asian Heritage Month. She is of Indonesian-Chinese and Irish heritage

Date : 2015-09-1716 views
Department : SFU's Vancity Office of Community Engagement
Keyword : Literature, identity, Hill, politics