Boubacar Boris Diop

Born in Dakar, Senegal, in 1946, Boubacar Boris Diop is widely regarded as one of the most important novelists and intellectuals in Africa.  

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This author's publications

Doomi Golo—The Hidden Notebooks
Best Translated Book Award, Finalist, 2017
World Literature Today’s 75 Notable Translations , 2016
The Knight and His Shadow