Saturday, March 23, 2013

"Newshour: Caryl Phillips on Chinua Achebe, the 'Father of African Literature'" from BBC World Service Radio (My New Fav SoundCloud Clip) [AUD]

"The Nigerian writer Chinua Achebe, one of the giants of African literature, has died. He was 82. Among his many admirers - Nelson Mandela, who said that, in the company of Chinua Achebe's novels, prison walls fell down. Novelist Caryl Phillips described the impact that he had had to Newshour's James Coomarasamy. "

Date of Clip: March 22, 2013 at 09:25AM

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