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Chris Abani:
Chris Abani meditează asupra umanităţii

TED2008 · 16:14 · Filmed Feb 2008
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Chris Abani: Chris Abani meditează asupra umanităţii
16:14 · Filmed February 2008 at TED2008 · Subtitles available in 27 languages

Chris Albani spune poveşti despre oameni: oameni ce ţin piept soldaţilor. Oameni cu compasiune. Oameni care sunt umani şi îşi revendică umanitatea. Este "ubuntu", spune el: singurul mod de a fi uman pentru mine este ca tu să îmi reflecţi umanitatea.

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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