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Крис Абани за историите на Африка

TEDGlobal 2007 · 17:36 · Filmed Jun 2007
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В този дълбоко личен разказ, нигерийският писател Крис Абани казва че "това, което знаем за това как да бъдем тези, които сме" идва от историите. Той търси сърцето на Африка в нейните разкази и поеми, част от които са и неговите творби.

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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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