Discover Nobel Prize-Winning Author Herta Mueller
Published on Tuesday, March 9, 2010 - 8:18pm
Join the Georgetown Book Club on Thursday, March 18, at 7:30 to discuss Herta Mueller's The Land of Green Plums.
Mueller was unknown to many American readers when she won the Nobel
Prize for literature in 2009, but since then, translations of her books
have been popping up in bookstores and libraries.
Like much of
Mueller's work, The Land of Green Plums is a
semi-autobiographical prose poem about growing up as a persecuted
German minority in Nicolae Ceausescu's Romania. Read the book, and come
to our meeting ready to share your thoughts and hear from your