Alain Mabanckou

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Alain Mabanckou

Alain Mabanckou (born 24 February 1966) is a writer. He is a French citizen born in the Republic of the Congo.

His first novel was published in 1998. Mabanckou's work has been published in fifteen languages. His non-fiction books talk about Africa and the African diaspora in France.[1]

Mabanckou is a Professor of Literature at UCLA.

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  1. "Alain Mabanckou, l'enfant noir". "G.L.", Le Nouvel Observateur, 19 August 2010.