Boyer Lectures 2011 - Geraldine Brooks

Boyer Lectures 2011

Author: Geraldine Brooks

  • Publication Date: 2011-12-01
  • Category: Political Science


A compelling Boyer Lecture from Australian literary sensation Geraldine Brooks.
For theBoyer Lecture 2011, best-selling author and journalist Geraldine Brooks tackles the topic of the Idea of Home. Drawing on her personal experience from being an adolescent pen pal to being a foreign correspondent in some of the world's most dangerous countries to being a writer of several award winning books including the Pulitzer Prize winner, March, Brooks reflects on what it means to be both a global citizen and a novelist at home in an increasingly fractured world. the individual lectures are: Our Only Home, A Home on Bland Street, A Writer at Home and At Home in the World