Reading Group: The Cowards by Josef Skvorecky in Ely

Monday 21st October 2013

  • Venue The Bookshop, 9 High Street, Ely, CB7 4LJ
  • Doors open 7pm
  • Start time 7.30pm
Image of Reading Group: The Cowards by Josef Skvorecky

Set in an imaginary Bohemian village in the immediate aftermath of the Second World War, this early work established Skvorecky as one of the ?nest writers from Eastern Europe and affords a striking demonstration of his ability to treat serious subject matter with delicacy and exuberance.