Chris Abani:
כריס אבאני על סיפורי אפריקה

TEDGlobal 2007 · 17:36 · Filmed Jun 2007
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בשיחה אישית מאוד זו, הסופר הניגרי כריס אבאני אומר ש"מה שאנחנו יודעים על איך להיות מי שאנחנו" מגיע מסיפורים. הוא מחפש אחר הלב של אפריקה דרך השירים והנראטיב שלה, כולל עבודותיו שלו.

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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