Fiction of Somalia
Broadcast: Midmorning, 02/05/2007, 1:11 a.m.
Broadcast: Midmorning, 02/05/2007, 9:06 a.m.
The upheaval in Somalia is fertile ground for one of the most respected fiction writers in the world, who is frequently mentioned as a candidate for a Nobel Prize in literature.
- Farah Nuruddin: is the author of the new book, "Knots," the second in a trilogy that explores the nightmarish world of warlord-dominated Somalia.
- Boston Globe, "From afar, Somali author reveals his homeland's plight"
- College of St. Benedicts/ St. Johns Visiting Writers Series
- The Loft Literary Center, Farah's Reading