This is a past event.
Pin It

2014-2015 Readings & Conversations: Chris Abani 

When: Wed., Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m. 2014
Price: $15-$26.50
Essayist, novelist, playwright, poet and screenwriter Chris Abani has sacrificed for his art. The author has been incarcerated three times in his native Nigeria for his work exploring political coups and human rights abuses, and in a Ted Talk, Nobel Prize-winning author Harold Pinter called Abani's poems about his prison experiences "the most naked, harrowing expression of prison life and political torture imaginable." Recipient of honors including the PEN USA Freedom-to-Write Award, the PEN Hemingway Book Prize and Guggenheim Award, Abani gives voice not only to the importance of human rights but also humanity's responsibility to protect them.
Buy Tickets



Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review

Roll over stars and click to rate.
Note: Comments are limited to 200 words.

Popular Films


Tonight in Prime Time

© 2018 Boise Weekly

Website powered by Foundation