mabanckou breaks french chains


He left his country to study in Paris, the capital city of the former colonizer. He wanted to study law and thta is what he did. He graduated and worked at a firm as a lawyer. Meanwhile he had taken up writing and het proved to be succesful. Now he lectures at an American University. … Continue reading mabanckou breaks french chains

these are the african writers


Writers from the African continent are on the rise. Young names are mentioned and their books are read. This is a good development. But what will be next? One good book, and when will the second good one be published? That is an intriguing question.  Read more about these young writers.