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Alain Mabanckou, Congolese writer.

Background

Mabanckou, Alain was born on February 24, 1966 in Mouyondzi, Congo.

Education

Master, University De Paris-Dauphine, Paris, 1995.

Career

Assistant professor The University Michigan, 2002—2006. Professor University of California at Los Angeles, 2006.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (novels) BLEU-BLANC-ROUGE (grnd prix litteraire de l'afrique noire, 1998), Broken Glass (prix des cinq continents. Prix rfo, prix etonnants voyageurs, 2005), Memoires De Porc-epic (PRIX RENAUDOT, 2006, prix renaudot, 2006). Translator Beast Of No Nations.

      Author African Psycho, Black Bazar, Les Petis-fils Negres De Vercingetorix, (book) Tant Que Les Arbres S'enracineront Dans La Terre.