Reading The Reader: In Conversation with Professor Bernhard Schlink
A distinguished European novelist and short story writer, Professor Bernhard Schlink is best known for his international bestseller, The Reader, which became an Oscar-winning film starring Kate Winslet and Ralph Fiennes.
Trained as a lawyer, Professor Schlink was a judge of the Constitutional Court of the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia, as well as a Professor of Law at Humboldt University (Berlin) and Cardozo Law School (New York).
As the School of Law & Justice's Law and the Humanities Artist in Residence, Professor Schlink will be presenting a short reading from his novel, The Reader, followed by a discussion of the novel and its themes of desire, memory and guilt with Professor William MacNeil, Dean and Head of School of the School of Law & Justice, Southern Cross University.
Light refreshments will also be provided prior to the event.
Date: Wednesday 13 November 2019
Time: 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm AEDT
Location: Lismore Regional Gallery 11 Rural Street Lismore, NSW 2480
Register at: thereaderinconversation.eventbrite.com.au