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Australia: How refugee Behrouz Boochani challenged a system, one text at a time

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Friday 24 July 2020, by siawi3

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13DgfpxrrAU&list=PLn2RjxYNpcazuZ1zmOrdO7dtjvgaWxWHt&index=1

How refugee Behrouz Boochani challenged a system, one text at a time

Australian Story

•1 avr. 2019

ABC News In-depth

The extraordinary story of Behrouz Boochani, the man who won Australia’s richest literary award but remains unable to set foot in this country. The stateless refugee, who’s in detention on Manus Island, smuggled out his entire book text by text on a mobile phone.

No Friend But the Mountains won the $100,000 Victorian Prize for Literature. This is the story of determination to celebrate life, even when virtually all hope of escaping a hellish situation has been dashed.

Video here 30:34