13.06.2013 - Nathan Filer

On Thursday June 13th BorderKitchen presents an interview with the young British author Nathan Filer at Theater aan het Spui.

Nathan Filer (1980) debuts with The Shock of the Fall, making a grand entrance into the literary world: the tale is a shocking one, but its tone is uplifting and humorous. The book has been described as Jonathan Safran Foer meets Intouchables. In the story you are introduced to Matthew. From the mental institution to which he has been admitted he describes his life and its turning point: the death of his oldest brother Simon.

Nathan Filer will be interviewed, in English, by Auke Hulst, novelist (Kinderen van het ruige land a.o.), musician (De Meisjes a.o.) and journalist (NRC a.o).