Marlon James: Finding Inspiration in African Mythology

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

In 2015, Marlon James won the coveted Man Booker Award for his novel, "A Brief History of Seven Killings." His latest novel, "Black Leopard, Red Wolf," is a striking and fantastic epic - the first of a projected trilogy - that draws on African history and mythology. He talks to Nam Kiwanuka about why the fantasy form is the perfect conduit for his ideas.
Episode:
Managing Plastic Waste; Talking Trash
Aired:
Jun 27, 2019
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