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Since Everything Was Suddening Into A Hurricane
After a sudden stroke, Binyavanga Wainaina and his lover travel to Nairobi to reconcile with his father.
‘We do not understand why, nor did we covet such long life, but here we are, our respective addictions and madness with us to the end.’
Sara Wheeler | Is Travel Writing Dead?
‘Mass travel has liberated the form. No amount of package tours will stop ordinary life quietly continuing everywhere on earth.’
Alexis Wright | Is Travel Writing Dead?
‘In my imagination I have been to many villages and cities in the world.’