Abdulrazak Gurnah

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The Guardian view on the Nobel prize in literature: beauty out of universal loss | Editorial
Editorial: Abdulrazak Gurnah may be writing about leaving Zanzibar for Britain, but he gives voice to displaced people everywhere


17, Oct, 2021 @5:25 PM

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‘I could do with more readers!’ – Abdulrazak Gurnah on winning the Nobel prize for literature
His lyrical novels about exile and loss enjoy critical acclaim but modest sales. Now he’s Zanzibar’s second most famous son – and £840,000 richer. The writer talks about racism on British buses, Priti Patel, and why books have to entertain

David Shariatmadari

11, Oct, 2021 @4:32 PM

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Abdulrazak Gurnah: where to start with the Nobel prize winner
Novelist Maaza Mengiste on how the Nobel laureate has explored exile in all its forms throughout his career

Maaza Mengiste

08, Oct, 2021 @3:41 PM

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