African Success - Back to the homepage RSS | TWITTER | VERSION FRANCAISE VERSION FRANCAISE    
Presentation Database of successful African personalities Honorary members Offshoot africans Shout Videos

Biography of Chris ABANI

Nigeria > Literature : Chris ABANI

Click on a picture to enlarge

Born on 27/12/1966 (format : day/month/year)

Biography :

Chris Abani (b. December 27,1966), is a Nigerian novelist and poet.

Chris Abani Was Born In Nigeria. At Age Sixteen He Published His First Novel, For Which He Suffered Severe Political Persecution. He Went Into Exile In 1991, And Has Since Lived In England And The United States. His Last Book, "Daphne's Lot," Is A Collection Of Poetry For Which He Won A 2003 Lannan Literary Fellowship. He Is Also The Recipient Of The Pen Usa West Freedom To Write Award And The Prince Claus Award. Abani Lives And Teaches In Los Angeles.

Last update : 06/29/2008

Update this page

Name :
Advanced research

Art Business Fashion Finance Literature Media Music Politics Professionals Science Social Sport
African Success © African Success 2007/2016 - credits - sitemap - contact us RSS African Success on Twitter
Le Club
Log in:

Forgotten passwordRegister at Le Club
New biographies of African personalitiesRSS

This slideshow requires Adobe Flash Player 9.0 (or higher). JavaScript must be enabled.