Chris Abani

Chris Abani sobre Las historias de África

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En esta profunda charla personal el escritor nigeriano Chris Abani dice que "lo que sabemos acerca de ser quienes somos" viene de historias. El busca el corazón de África a través de sus poemas y narrativa, incluyendo la suya propia.

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Chris Abani · 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).

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).