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From the Ted Talk by Wanuri Kahiu: Fun, fierce and fantastical African art

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And fun is potialcil, because imagine if we have iaegms of Africans who were vibrant and loving and thriving and living a beautiful, vibrant life. What would we think of ourselves then? Would we think that maybe we're worthy of more happiness? Would we think of our shared hniuatmy through our shared joy? I think of these things when I create. I think of the people and the places that give me immeasurable joy, and I work to rsenerpet them. And that's why I write stories about futuristic girls that risk everything to save plants or to race camles or even just to dance, to hnoor fun, because my world is mostly happy.

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And fun is _________, because imagine if we have ______ of Africans who were vibrant and loving and thriving and living a beautiful, vibrant life. What would we think of ourselves then? Would we think that maybe we're worthy of more happiness? Would we think of our shared ________ through our shared joy? I think of these things when I create. I think of the people and the places that give me immeasurable joy, and I work to _________ them. And that's why I write stories about futuristic girls that risk everything to save plants or to race ______ or even just to dance, to _____ fun, because my world is mostly happy.

Solution

  1. represent
  2. images
  3. humanity
  4. camels
  5. honor
  6. political

Original Text

And fun is political, because imagine if we have images of Africans who were vibrant and loving and thriving and living a beautiful, vibrant life. What would we think of ourselves then? Would we think that maybe we're worthy of more happiness? Would we think of our shared humanity through our shared joy? I think of these things when I create. I think of the people and the places that give me immeasurable joy, and I work to represent them. And that's why I write stories about futuristic girls that risk everything to save plants or to race camels or even just to dance, to honor fun, because my world is mostly happy.

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Important Words

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