Seeking Lions: An Afternoon with Kenneth Bonert
Date: 3/8/2019; 59 minutes
Upcoming TV Schedule

  1. 7/22/2019 4:00 AM pacific
  2. 7/23/2019 1:00 AM pacific
  3. 7/23/2019 4:00 PM pacific
  4. 7/24/2019 7:00 AM pacific
  5. 7/24/2019 11:00 PM pacific
  6. 7/25/2019 2:00 PM pacific
  7. 7/26/2019 6:00 PM pacific
  8. 7/26/2019 9:00 PM pacific
  9. 7/27/2019 10:00 AM pacific
  10. 7/28/2019 4:00 AM pacific
Copy the following code and paste it into your web page to embed this video:

In The Lion Seeker and The Mandela Plot, two powerful novels full of raw, vividly-drawn characters, Kenneth Bonert has explored the unique and fascinating story of the Jews of South Africa. In this talk he explains why he became a novelist and the inspiration that he drew from growing up in Johannesburg. He talks about the history of his family and of the Jewish community in South Africa and reflect on his literary goals such as capturing the authentic voices of his characters and examining their moral and political struggles. Recorded on 01/27/2019. (#34564)

Sign up for UCTV's monthly e-newsletter:
contact info



where to watch

videos & podcasts

live stream


more info
about uctv


program contributors

university of california



©2016 Regents of the University of California. All right reserved. Terms and Conditions of Use.