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Binyavanga Wainaina

Born: 18-Jan-1971
Birthplace: Nakuru, Kenya

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Occupation: Author

Nationality: Kenya
Executive summary: One Day I Will Write About This Place

    High School: Mangu High School, Thika, Kenya
    High School: Lenana School, Nairobi, Kenya
    University: University of Transkei
    Scholar: Writer-in-Residence, Union College (2007)
    Administrator: Dir., Chinua Achebe Center for African Literature and Languages, Bard College

    Caine Prize for African Writing 2002 for Discovering Home (short story)

Author of books:
One Day I Will Write About This Place (2011, memoir)

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