Follow this link to see a BBC news interview with Malala Yousafzai about the moment she became Malala-the-Hero, not just “simple Malala.” A telling moment, that the greatest adjustment might well be the change in her role – from local hero to public face of justice for girls. Inthe place she now lives, she represents far more than the girl who volunteered to write an anonymous diary. More and more visible as a public figure, she is less and less visible as a girl. This video offers a glimpse — staged perhaps, a litle awkward, but touching and informative.
Malala Yousafzai in Birmingham: Heroic Leader, no longer “Simple Malala”