Elif Shafak:
Elif Shafak: Las políticas de la ficción

TEDGlobal 2010 · 19:45 · Filmed Jul 2010
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Escuchar historias amplía la imaginación; contarlas nos permite cruzar sobre barreras culturares, abarcar diferentes experiencias, sentir lo que otros sienten. Elif Shafak construye en esta simple idea el argumento de que la ficción puede superar las políticas de identidad.

Elif Shafak explicitly defies definition — her writing blends East and West, feminism and tradition, the local and the global, Sufism and rationalism, creating one of today's most unique voices in literature. Full bio
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