Chris Abani:
Chris Abani apmąsto žmogiškumą.

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Chris Abani pasakoja žmonių istorijas: apie žmones, stojančius prieš kareivius. Užjaučiančius žmones. Žmones, esančius žmogiškais ir atgaunančius savo žmogiškumą. Jis teigia, kad tai "ubuntu": vienintelis būdas man būti žmogumi yra tau atspindėti mano žmogiškumą man atgal.

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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