Africa Turns the Page: The Novels that Shaped a Continent
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Africa has become a superpower in the world of the novel. Shortlists for the world's major literary prizes are packed with African authors, while novelists like Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie have become international celebrities. Nigerian-born presenter and historian David Olusoga explores the incredible story of the African novel.
Genre - Documentary/Books & literature/Special
Country - GBR
Language - en-GB
Original Air Date - Monday 7th September 2020
Run Time - 1h
Stars David Olusoga, Chimamanda Adichie, Aminatta Forna, Bernardine Evaristo, Diane Abbott, Kwasi Kwarteng, Kwame Kwei-Armah
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