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September 16 - 23

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Helon Habila

Helon Habila is the author of three novels, Waiting for an Angel, Measuring Time, and Oil on Water. His current book, The Chibok Girls, is a work of nonfiction about the kidnapping of over 200 school girls by the Islamist militants, Boko Haram. His work has won many awards, including the Windham-Campbell prize for fiction. Habila is a professor of creative writing at George Mason University in Virginia.

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