i first read this piece, by binyavanga wainaina, last year. africa (2)

the intricate layers of over standing, satire en distancing oneself from hegemonic thought,

struck deep……

 

I had to listen to it a few more times to hear the silence(d)…

talking back through the margins of post-modernism.

 

no one can tell our stories,

but ourselves, that is true!

 

call out: hadithi? hadithi?

response: hadithi!

 

the modern afrikan…..