Alain Mabanckou
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A Challenging Story that Usurps Convention: 'Memoirs of a Porcupine'
22 Jul 2012 // 6:05 PM

Unconventional fiction from a rising African star.

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Alain Mabanckou’s wry novels are finally being translated for U.S. audiences
11 May 2012 // 5:35 AM

In a UCLA classroom one day not long ago, Alain Mabanckou was teaching a course in post-colonial African fiction, which he instructs in his French

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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

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"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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