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Women in Somalia

Writer Nuruddin Farah's new novel, Knots, is about the terrible conditions for women in Somalia. The central character is a Somali-Canadian woman who returns to Mogadiscio, her native city.

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Other segments from the episode on February 13, 2007

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 13, 2007: Interview with Robert Crumb and Aline Kominsky-Crumb; Commentary on the death of Anna Nicole Smith; Interview with Nuruddin Farah.

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