Public Reading and Discussion with Swedish Author Jonas Khemiri

Jonas Khemiri

CHICAGO, IL (September 24, 2007) - On October 8, Swedish author Jonas Khemiri will hold a public reading and discussion of his works in Anderson Chapel on the campus of North Park University. Khemiri's debut, Ett öga rott, was translated into several languages and also put into dramatic form and performed at Angereds Theater in Stockholm.

In August 2006 Khimiri was nominated for an award in fiction for his book Montecore: A Unique Tiger. Jonas will read from a selection of his books, which will be followed by a discussion.

The event, which begins at 7 p.m., is open to the public and is free of charge.