Special literary event in London

April 2017

Literary pair share inspiration

The London Library was the venue for a special literary evening in March 2017 that featured the 2016-2017 Rolex mentor in literature Mia Couto and his protégé Julián Fuks.

The London Library was the venue for a special literary evening in March 2017 that featured the 2016-2017 Rolex mentor in literature Mia Couto and his protégé Julián Fuks.

Fiammetta Rocco (left), the culture editor of The Economist moderated a conversation between mentor in literature Mia Couto (centre) and protégé Julián Fuks before an audience of 80 people at the London Library.

Fiammetta Rocco (left), the culture editor of The Economist moderated a conversation between mentor in literature Mia Couto (centre) and protégé Julián Fuks before an audience of 80 people at the London Library.

Fiammetta Rocco, the culture editor of The Economist, talks to Mia Couto, one of Africa’s foremost writers.

Fiammetta Rocco, the culture editor of The Economist, talks to Mia Couto, one of Africa’s foremost writers.

Mia Couto, from Mozambique, is the 2016 mentor in literature. He spoke to protégé Julián Fuks, from Brazil, at a special literary event in London.

Mia Couto, from Mozambique, is the 2016 mentor in literature. He spoke to protégé Julián Fuks, from Brazil, at a special literary event in London.

Renowned Irish actress Fiona Shaw reads from works by Mia Couto and Julián Fuks before an audience of 80 people at the London Library.

Renowned Irish actress Fiona Shaw reads from works by Mia Couto and Julián Fuks before an audience of 80 people at the London Library.