Ideas | May 19, 2014 | 54:00

Onjaki!

At the Blue Metropolis Literary Festival in Montreal, Paul Kennedy talks to writer Ndalu de Almeida (aka Ondjaki) about growing up in newly-independent Angola, and how he got his name--which means "he who faces challenges".

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

Live audio streams for phones and tablets: Radio One and CBC Music (Radio 2, Radio 3 and more)

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3