Lecture in language


Helen Oyeyemi (GBR)



From her native Nigeria via London, Cambridge, New York, Paris, Budapest and Berlin to Prague – this is how one could describe the journey of one of the most acclaimed contemporary British novelists, who has been living in the Czech Republic since 2014. It's her longest period spent in one place so far, and we don't blame her for her choice. Her literary journey, however, is even more colourful.


  Helen is the author of seven novels, for which she has already won numerous literary awards. She is often classed as a magical realist, but how accurate that label is, is for each reader More…