Leymah Gbowee

October 7th, 2011 in Archive by 1 Comment

Congratulations to Leymah Gbowee, the Liberian peace activist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize announced today. She shares the award with two other women, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, president of Liberia and Tawakkul Karman, a Yemeni activist.

We interviewed Miss Gbowee last year at the Daily Beast’s Women in the World Summit. Take a listen below and read more about Leymah Gbowee and her fellow Nobel Laureates here.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Gbowee also has a new book, Mighty Be Our Powers: How Sisterhood, Prayer, and Sex Changed a Nation at War. You can read an excerpt here.

Popularity: 1%

One Comment

Yay, Leymah! I loved spending time with this interview. Love to y’all at Kitchen Central!

Lacy

Lacy

10/14/2011

Leave a Reply

Funding for this series comes from:

National Endowment for the Arts National Endowment for the Arts Corporation for Public Broadcasting

Further Support Provided By:

NPR Kitchen Sisters

FOLLOW US

Hidden World of Girls on Twitter Hidden World of Girls on Flickr Hidden World of Girls on Facebook
Hidden World of Girls via RSS Kitchen Sisters on Vimeo Hidden World of Girls Podcast Hidden World of Girls on YouTube

Archives