These women breaking the tradition of writing novels – BBC News Africa

1634470835 These women breaking the tradition of writing novels BBC

an hour ago Photo credit, Kate stanworth In our series of letters from African journalists, Ismail Einashe examines how the tradition of storytelling in Somalia has changed since the civil war. I recently met award-winning writer Ubah Cristina Ali Farah at a literary festival on the Italian island of Sicily. She is one of a … Read more

Prix ​​Goncourt 2021: “Milwaukee Blues” by Louis-Philippe Dalembert among the sixteen novels selected in the first selection

Prix ​​Goncourt 2021 Milwaukee Blues by Louis Philippe Dalembert among the

The jurors of the Académie Goncourt revealed, this Tuesday, September 7, the first selection of novels competing for the 2021 edition of the most prestigious French literary prize. Sixteen novels were selected, including the latest work by Haitian writer Louis-Philippe Dalembert, “Milwaukee Blues”, inspired by the assassination of George Floyd. Louis-Philippe Dalembert, known for his … Read more

Prix ​​Goncourt 2021: more than 9 novels in the running and new rules

Prix ​​Goncourt 2021 more than 9 novels in the running

“Just an update” : As Jakie Quartz sang so well, this is the atmosphere that was more or less to reign during this new meeting of the Goncourt jurors in Drouant, this Tuesday, October 5, to establish their second selection. Because a certain tension hovered since the revelations of France Inter. On September 21, the … Read more

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