Island: Siri Ranva Hjelm Jacobsen
September 26 at 5pm
How much of our identity is rooted in family relationships and history? In Danish author Siri Ranva Hjelm Jacobsen’s acclaimed debut novel Island (translated by Caroline Waight), a young Danish woman explores her Faroe Islands ancestry across three generations. Rooted in the author’s own history, this is a tale of exile, homecoming and what it means to belong. Get ready to unpack the living impact of our relationships and the experiences of generations who came before us.
Date & Time: September 26 at 5pm ET
Where: Studio Theatre in Harbourfront Centre
Duration: 60 minutes
Ticket prices: $17 – Regular; $12 – Youth; or Get a TIFA Pass
*This event will be followed by a book signing
This event appears as part of Nordic Bridges 2022. Presented with support from the Danish Arts Foundation.
This event has undergone a participant change. Please be advised that Mona Hørving, originally scheduled for this event, can no longer appear. The event will proceed, with apologies for any inconvenience caused by this change.