They are all prize-winners, all translated into English and all from Belgium and the Netherlands. Six of the best Dutch-language storytellers are coming together for a tour of six English cities – and Sheffield, with the largest Dutch section in the UK in terms of student numbers, is a compulsory stop.
For the full itenary of the tour, please visit the Highimpacttour.com
The High Impact Tour will call at Sheffield on Thursday 17 January 2013 and will consist of two performances:
- Afternoon: A series of workshops offered by the authors for Sheffield University students
- Evening: A public performance of readings and debates moderated by Rosie Goldsmith
The evening programme will start at 7 pm and will take place at St George’s Church Lecture Theatre, Sheffield.
Entry is free of charge but by registration only. Please register your interest here.
Students studying Dutch at the University of Sheffield have already started the discussion prompted by Herman Koch’s best-selling novel The Dinner: