A Conversation on Africa's Heritage at Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, author; Helene Cooper, New York Times journalist; Alisa LaGamma, curator, Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, MMA; Joseph Miller, historian. Join Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in conversation with historian Joseph Miller and journalist Helene Cooper for an afternoon of conversation on the importance of oral narratives as a major source of literary inspiration and historical understanding of Africa's past. Moderated by Curator Alisa LaGamma. Part of Sunday at the Met - A Conversation on Africa's Heritage. 2pm.
Venue Description: Sun.-Thurs., 10am-5:30pm; Fri.-Sat., 10am-9pm. Recommended admission: $25.
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