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TED Talks: Season 2012

2012x100 Lemn Sissay: A child of the state
TV-PG

  • 2012-05-31T21:00:00-07:00 on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

Literature has long been fascinated with fostered, adopted and orphaned children, from Moses to Cinderella to Oliver Twist to Harry Potter. So why do many parentless children feel compelled to hide their pasts? Poet and playwright Lemn Sissay tells his own moving story.

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