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Lemn Sissay:
Lemn Sissay: Een kind van de staat

TEDxHousesOfParliament · 15:17 · Filmed Jun 2012
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Lemn Sissay: Lemn Sissay: Een kind van de staat
15:17 · Filmed June 2012 at TEDxHousesOfParliament · Subtitles available in 25 languages

De literatuur is altijd al gefascineerd geweest door pleegkinderen, geadopteerde kinderen en weeskinderen.. Van Mozes en Assepoester tot Oliver Twist en Harry Potter. Waarom schamen veel ouderloze kinderen zich voor hun verleden? Dichter en toneelschrijver Lemn Sissay vertelt zijn eigen aangrijpende verhaal.

Poet and playwright
An award-winning playwright and popular broadcaster in the UK, as well as the author of five poetry books, Lemn Sissay has a way with words. Full bio
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