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Emmanuel Dongala

Emmanuel Dongala was a resident from birth of Brazzaville, capital of the Congo Republic (formerly French Congo), until he left the country in 1997 during its civil war. He teaches at Simon's Rock College of Bard and lives in western Massachusetts.

BOOKS BY THE AUTHOR

Little Boys Come from the Stars

Emmanuel Dongala; Translated from the French by Joel Rejouis (with Rose-Myriam Rejouis and Val Vinokurov)

The peculiar and moving story of a Congolese boy's coming-of-age amid the political strife of postcolonial Congo"It is even said-but I admit that it's difficult to believe, even...

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Johnny Mad Dog

Emmanuel Dongala; Translated from the French by Maria Louise Ascher

Life During Wartime, As Seen Through the Eyes of Two Congolese Teenagers Set amid the chaos of West Africa's civil wars, Emmanuel Dongala's striking new novel tells the story...

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