The ‘Zamerican’ Danai Gurira Examines <i>The Convert </i>

In The Convert, Danai Gurira looks at the cultural conflicts facing a young woman who’s fleeing a forced marriage in 1895 Zimbabwe.  Gurira knows the turf — born in Iowa, raised in Zimbabwe, now an Angeleno who’s about to become the Kirk Douglas Theatre’s most produced playwright and a star of AMC’s The Walking Dead. READ MORE