Chris Abani:
Chris Abani medita sobre la humanidad

TED2008 · 16:14 · Filmed Feb 2008
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Chris Abani cuenta historias sobre personas: personas que enfrentan soldados. Personas siendo compasivas. Personas siendo humanas y reclamando su humanidad. Es "ubuntu", dice: la única manera que tengo de ser humano es que tu reflejes mi humanidad hacia mi.

Novelist, poet
Imprisoned three times by the Nigerian government, Chris Abani turned his experience into poems that Harold Pinter called "the most naked, harrowing expression of prison life and political torture imaginable." His novels include GraceLand (2004) and The Virgin of Flames (2007). Full bio
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