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Kourouma, Ahmadou


Waiting for the Vote of the Wild Animals

Ahmadou Kourouma. Translated by Carrol F. Coates. Afterword by Carrol F. Coates

Characterized as "the African Voltaire," Ahmadou Kourouma garnered enormous critical and popular praise upon the 1998 release of his third novel, En attendant le vote des bĂȘtes sauvages. Kourouma received the Prix des Tropiques, among other prestigious prizes, for that book, and the French edition... More