Wole Soyinka's Prison Diaries

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The Man Died19970927

In 1967, the Nigerian writer Wole Soyinka was imprisoned without trial for his attempts to end the country's civil war.

This reading from Soyinka's prison memoir, `The Man Died', describes his two-year ordeal of solitary confinement and abuse as a political prisoner.

Reader Anthony Ofoegbu.

The Man Died19970927

In 1967, the Nigerian writer Wole Soyinka was imprisoned without trial for his attempts to end the country's civil war.

This reading from Soyinka's prison memoir, `The Man Died', describes his two-year ordeal of solitary confinement and abuse as a political prisoner.

Reader Anthony Ofoegbu.