Literature Program

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 8:00 p.m.

Just Buffalo Literary Center & Hallwalls present

Nuruddin Farah


Kleinhans Music Hall

Nuruddin Farah is an internationally-admired Somali writer who spent over 20 years in self-imposed exile. He has received numerous literary awards including the Premio Cavour (Italy), Kurt Tucholsky Prize (Sweden), Lettre Ulysses Award (Berlin), and the prestigious Neustadt International Prize for Literature. Farah brings the deadly chaos of Somalia to life in his novel of an exile's return, Links—the book chosen to accompany his BABEL appearance.

t: 716-854-1694
f: 716-854-1696

Tues.—Fri. 11-6
Sat. 11-2
Sun. & Mon. closed

from Sep. 22, 2017
through Nov. 3, 2017

David Schirm
All The Glad Variety

Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...