Beasts of No Nation: Child Soldiers in Africa
October 23, 2006 Monday 3PM CT
Growing up in Washington D.C., a 24-year-old Harvard graduate feels compelled to write a novel about child soldiers in Africa. Why? This hour on Here on Earth: Radio Without Borders, Ann Strainchamps, in for Jean Feraca, talks to the novelist to find out.
- Uzodinma Iweala, Nigerian-American novelist, author of "Beasts of No Nation"