Book Discussion on You Must Set Forth at Dawn
Wole Soyinka talked about his book You Must Set Forth at Dawn: A Memoir, published by Random House. Mr. Soyinka, a poet and… read more
Wole Soyinka talked about his book You Must Set Forth at Dawn: A Memoir, published by Random House. Mr. Soyinka, a poet and playwright, was the first African to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature. He was imprisoned in Nigeria for his political activism and opposition to dictatorship. After his presentation he answered audience members' questions.
This event at the First Parish Church was part of the Harvard Book Store Author Event Series. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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