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Film, Video A Conversation with Abdulrazak Gurnah, Nobel Prize winner in Literature 2021

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Title

  • A Conversation with Abdulrazak Gurnah, Nobel Prize winner in Literature 2021

Summary

  • Join us for a conversation with Abdulrazak Gurnah, Tanzanian-born novelist and academic, and also the Nobel Prize winner in Literature 2021. Administered by the African Section of the African and Middle Eastern Division (AMED), the Conversations with African Poets and Writers series presents interviews with current African diaspora writers committed to the literature of continental and diasporic Africa and readings from their written works. Since 2008, AMED has collaborated with key stakeholders such as the Africa Society, the Center for African Studies at Howard University, and/or the Georgetown University to host some 30 conversations programs. Through this series, AMED has not only introduced the Library's rich resources on African studies to a broad but targeted audience, but has also collected a treasure trove of archives of interviews with leading thinkers and writers in this subject field.

Event Date

  • May 25, 2022

Running Time

  • 53 minutes 48 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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A Conversation with Abdulrazak Gurnah, Nobel Prize winner in Literature. 2022. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-10286/.

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(2022) A Conversation with Abdulrazak Gurnah, Nobel Prize winner in Literature. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-10286/.

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A Conversation with Abdulrazak Gurnah, Nobel Prize winner in Literature. 2022. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/webcast-10286/>.