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Nnedi Okorafor: Who Fears Death

Nnedi Okorafor: Who Fears Death

Friday 2 March, 4pm-5pm

Al Baraha 1, InterContinental

Discover a powerful story of love, rebellion and magical destiny set in post-apocalyptic Africa. Nnedi Okorafor’s Who Fears Death is being adapted for television by HBO and George RR Martin, and follows the journey of Onye – a woman on a quest for vengeance against her sorcerous father.

A winner of the Hugo, Nebula and World Fantasy Awards as well as the Wole Soyinka Prize for African Literature, Nnedi’s recent work also includes the Binti trilogy, Lagoon, a story in a new Star Wars anthology and a comic starring pre-Islamic Arab hero Antar the Black Knight.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear from one of the rising stars of speculative fiction!

Nnedi will be in conversation with Andrew Staples.

Language: English
AED 75Foundation Friend: AED 68
Language: English
Session No. 15 
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