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Nuruddin Farah

Nuruddin FarahBorn: 1945
Birthplace: Baidoa, Somalia

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Occupation: Author

Nationality: Somalia
Executive summary: From a Crooked Rib

Father: (merchant, intepreter)
Mother: (storyteller)

    University: Punjab University, Punjab, India

Author of books:
From a Crooked Rib (1970)
A Naked Needle (1976)
Maps (1986, Blood in the Sun trilogy)
Secrets (1998, Blood in the Sun trilogy)
Gifts (1999, Blood in the Sun trilogy)
Yesterday, Tomorrow, Voices from the Somali Diaspora (2000)

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