Two Writers Who Tapped Africa and Faith to Create Notable Novels
Recognizing the birthdays of Barbara Kingsolver and Nnedi Okorafor
|Nicholas E. Barron||Apr 6|
A therapist might say religion and storytelling have a co-dependent relationship. What is the Bible, after all, but a collection of stories? And faith infuses some of the greatest tales ever told. Foundational texts for Christianity, Islam, Judaism, and Hinduism all feature accounts of a mythical flood.
Faith is fodder for the writers highlighted in this…