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PEN OUT Loud x LIVE at NYPL: Wole Soyinka with Farah Jasmine Griffin

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This program is presented in partnership with PEN Out Loud, Live from NYPL, and the Strand Bookstore. Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka celebrates his first novel in nearly 50 years, Chronicles from the Land of the Happiest People on Earth. Set in an imaginary Nigeria, the novel is a “fictional meditation on how power and greed can corrupt the soul of a nation.” In this in-person event, Soyinka will be joined in conversation with Farah Jasmine Griffin to discuss the book’s interrogation of political and social corruption. 

This program is presented in partnership with PEN Out Loud, Live from NYPL, and the Strand Bookstore.

Date:

October 7

Time:

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

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