Chris Abani:
כריס אבאני מהרהר על האנושיות

TED2008 · 16:14 · Filmed Feb 2008
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כריס אבאני מספר סיפורים על אנשים: אנשים הניצבים מול חיילים. אנשים המגלים חמלה. אנשים הנוהגים באנושיות ותובעים לעצמם חזרה את אנושיותם. זה "אובונטו", הוא אומר: הדרך היחידה עבורי להיות אנושי היא על ידי כך שאתה תשקף אלי חזרה את אנושיותי.

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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