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London, UK


2016- Our Lady of the Nile shortlisted for International DUBLIN Literary Award

2015- Our Lady of the Nile shortlisted for FT/Oppenheimer Funds Emerging Voices Award

2014- Our Lady of the Nile named a Bes Book of 2014 by Publisher's Weekly


Melanie Mauthner


Children's Books, Classical, Contemporary, Fiction, Francophone, History, Non-fiction, Poetry, Sociology/Anthropology

Recent titles:

  • Our Lady of the Nile, Scholastique Mukasonga, Archipelago Books, 2014
  • Additiona translations:
  • "Fear, " Scholastique Mukasonga, Imagine Africa, Archipelago Books, 2010
  • "Hunger-Iguifou, " Scholastique Mukasonga, The Stinging Fly, 2013
  • "Cattle Praise Song, " Scholastique Mukasonga, The New Yorker, 2018
  • "The Rukarara River, " Scholastique Mukasonga, The White Review, 2018
  • "Beautiful Helena's Misfortune, " Scholastique Mukasonga, The New England Review, 2018


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