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Albertine : A Conversation with Scholastique Mukasonga and Kaiama L. Glover

Albertine : Igifu Conversation

Events, News - Scholastique - November 20, 2020

Albertine invites me for a discussion about my latest novel Igifu (published by Archipelago books, translated by Jordan Stump) in French with Barnard professor Kaiama…

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2020 Zaharoff Lecture scholastique Mukasonga - University of Oxford

The University of Oxford : 2020 Zaharoff Lecture

Events, News - Scholastique - November 9, 2020

The University of Oxford is delighted to announce that Scholastique Mukasonga will be giving the annual Zaharoff Lecture (in French) on 11 November 2020. I…

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Belfast International Arts Festival -festival- Conversation with Scholastique Mukasonga and Nina Bouraoui

Belfast International Arts Festival : Scholastique Mukasonga and Nina Bouraoui

Events, News - Scholastique - November 1, 2020

You can watch now on video my conversation with Nina Bouraoui to talk about our work and inspiration in this event. Belfast International Arts Festival…

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The White Rewiew issue 29 feat Scholastique Mukasonga

The White Review : my interview realised by Julian Lucas

News - Scholastique - October 28, 2020

You can discover my interview realised by Julian Lucas on latest issue of The White Review. Buy The White Review No. 29 featured interviews with…

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The New England Review published a new translation story “The Wood of the Cross”, translated by Melanie Mauthner

The New England Review : “The Wood of the Cross”

News - Scholastique - October 28, 2020

The New England Review published a new translation story “The Wood of the Cross”, translated by Melanie Mauthner , taken from my collection of short…

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Pen Transmission To close our series on exile with the British Museum and Edmund de Waal, Scholastique Mukasonga writes a personal experience of exile as a Rwandan Tutsi

PEN Transmissions : Exils

News - Scholastique - June 29, 2020

I wrote an essay “Exils”, a personal experience of exile as a Rwandan Tutsi, for the series on exile published by PEN Transmissions with the…

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This week's story, “Grief” by Scholastique Mukasonga, is now online. Fiction, Rwanda, genocide

The New Yorker Fiction : “Grief”

News - Scholastique - June 15, 2020

You can read my short story “Grief” on The New yorker Fiction site. 👁️ Illustration by Lucy Jones.

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Our Lady of Nile film directed by Atiq Rahim from Scholastique Mukasonga's novel

Our Lady of Nile film – Trailer

News - Scholastique - December 19, 2019

Watch the trailer for the film Notre-Dame du Nil directed by Atiq Rahimi from my eponymous novel. It will be released in cinema in France…

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The 10 Best Translated Novels of the Decade

Literary Hub – The 10 Best Translated Novels of the Decade

News, Reviews - Scholastique - November 18, 2019

Literary Hub selected my book ‘The Barefoot Woman” among the 10 Best Translated Novels of the Decade.

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The 2019 National Book Awards Longlist: Translated Literature - The New Yorker

The Barefoot Woman is long-listed for the National Book Awards

News - Scholastique - September 20, 2019

I’m delighted to see my book “The Barefoot Woman” in the long listed for The New Yorker‘s 2019 National Book Awards in the category of…

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