Bernardine Evaristo (@BernardineEvari )

Bernardine Evaristo

Bio GIRL, WOMAN, OTHER: Booker Prize Winner 2019. Sunday Times Bestseller. Professor of Creative Writing, Brunel University London. Penguin UK/ Grove Atlantic USA.
Location London, England
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Account created 18-10-2011 14:24:40
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Twitter Web App : It's our 200th birthday on Monday, which makes us Sagittarius ♐️ Sagittarians are optimistic, fair-minded, and intellectual✅They are fun, usually with a lot of friends, and perhaps the best conversationalists in the Zodiac✅✅✅
... Feels pretty accurate to us #RSL200

Twitter Web App : Daddy (1927-2001). Check out #TheSouthbankShow this Sunday at 22.45 - free to view and the channel is already on your TV.

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Twitter Web App : Adinkra symbols, a West African tradition in which symbols represent proverbs. (As used by Bernardine Evaristo in Girl, Woman, Other.)

The adinkra below, with one heart supporting another, represents the importance of the Earth in sustaining life.

Twitter Web App : This week’s Booker Prize round-up looks at the global reaction and coverage to the announcement of Douglas Stuart as the #2020BookerPrize winner, and how Stuart’s Scottishness has been a major point of interest. Read more here: buff.ly/37eGiJn

Twitter Web App : This Jan/Feb I filmed #TheSouthbankShow about myself, with #MelvynBragg & team: Gillian Greenwood and Kelly Quintyne. Its a show Ive been watching all my adult life. Its on this Sunday 29th Nov at 22.45 Sky Arts. Free and already on your telly and thereafter online for a while.

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Twitter Web App : The things the children get up to. If you like well-structured b̶o̶d̶i̶e̶s̶, er I mean BOOKS!!, check out Kobby Kobby) 's Twitter Profile">Kobby on Instagram for serious critique with serious sense of humour snaps. Sometimes theres no book in the shot, but we dont mind... Kobby) 's Twitter Profile">Kobby.

Twitter Web App : Mz Evaristo of Suburbia was stunned when the public figure she most admires, Mr #BarackObama, mentioned her name in his #bookerprize2020 speech. Last December. he chose Girl, Woman, Other as one of his Top 19 Books of 2019 - supremely surreal in itself. A year later this:

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iPhone : So you try & crush feminism by appointing women who think we should stay quiet about discrimination. As for working class women & page 3 - as her classist example...Just like #kemibadenoch on race theory. Well done, Boris 'Donald Trump' Johnson. theguardian.com/society/2020/n…