Algún día escribiré sobre África

Algún día escribiré sobre África - Binyavanga Wainaina - Sexto Piso
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In 2005, the Kenyan writer Binyavanga Wainaina wrote furiously to the editor of Granta. The reason for his anger was the number that the magazine had published about Africa: "I did not mind the somber, but the stupid. There was nothing new, nothing profound, but a lot of "reporting" [...] as if Africa and the Africans were not part of the speech, as if they did not live across the street from Granta's office. No, we were "there," where brave people dressed in khaki could come and testify. " The editor proposed to publish an edited version of his mail, now like text entitled "How to Write About Africa". It became the most forwarded article in the history of the magazine. Later, Wainaina wrote Someday I will write about Africa, a keynote chronicle of his life in Kenya, his failed attempt to study at the university in South Africa, and in particular his tortuous journey of initiation to more



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