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Chris Abani:
Chris Abani despre poveştile Africii

TEDGlobal 2007 · 17:36 · Filmed Jun 2007
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Chris Abani: Chris Abani despre poveştile Africii
17:36 · Filmed June 2007 at TEDGlobal 2007 · Subtitles available in 18 languages

În această conferinţă extrem de personală, scriitorul nigerian Chris Abani spune că:" ceea ce ştim despre cum să fim noi înşine" îşi are originile în poveşti. El este în căutarea inimii Africii prin poeziile şi poveştile ei, incluzând aici şi scrierile proprii.

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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