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CKCU Literary News
Wednesday October 13th, 2021 with Hans G. Ruprecht
Internationally acclaimed African writers in the news: Abdulrazak Gurnah; Tsitsi Dangarembga; Mohamed Mbougar Sarr.

🔻Abdulrazak Gurnah was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2021 "for his uncompromising and compassionate penetration of the effects of colonialism and the fates of the refugee in the gulf between cultures and continents".[1][2][3] He is Emeritus Professor of English and Postcolonial Literatures at the University of Kent. More 🔻Tsitsi Dangarembga receives the Peace Prize of the German Book Trade on October 24, 2021 in Frankfurt. More 🔻Mohamed Mbougar Sarr is the author of La Plus secrète Mémoire des hommes (Philippe Rey/Jimsaan, 460 p., 2021) which is shortlisted for the prix Goncourt, prix Médicis, prix Renaudot, prix Femina and the Wepler. More
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