Visitations: Conversations with the Ghost of the Chairman by Francis Mading Deng
Nuria Ranking: #653 in Fiction and Non Fiction
“This book is a fictionalized narration of real experience. The Chairman in this compelling story is Dr. John Garang de Mabior, the late leader of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement and Army, and the Narrator is Dr. Francis Mading Deng.
The two developed a friendship grounded in their shared passion about the challenges facing their people in then Sudan, now in the independent Republic of South Sudan.
The fictional narrator was recovering from surgery, when a strong pain-killing drug triggered hallucination that ushered in the recollections narrated in this factionalized documentation of real experiences”–