Film, Video Yaa Gyasi: National Book Festival 2021

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Title
Yaa Gyasi: National Book Festival 2021
Summary
Yaa Gyasi, author of "Transcendent Kingdom" (Knopf), discusses the relationship between science and religion, her writing and research methods, as well as the ways she draws upon personal connections, especially her connection to the church, with Washington Post book critic Ron Charles. Bonus content: Drawing on Yaa Gyasi's references to Ghanaian culture and literature, Chief of the Library's African and Middle Eastern Division Lanisa Kitchiner describes the treasures available both online and at the Library.
Event Date
September 17, 2021
Running Time
41 minutes 24 seconds
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