Alain Mabanckou

 

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  1. The Negro Grandsons of Vercingetorix

    The Negro Grandsons of Vercingetorix

    Written by Alain Mabanckou, Translated by Bill Johnston

    Series Global African Voices

    Indiana University Press

    Set in the imaginary African Republic of Vietongo, The Negro Grandsons of Vercingetorix, begins when conflict breaks out between rival leaders and the regional ethnic groups they represent. Award-winning author Alain Mabanckou... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2019
    Paperback | £16.99
  2. The Tears of the Black Man

    The Tears of the Black Man

    Written by Alain Mabanckou, Translated by Dominic Thomas

    Series Global African Voices

    Indiana University Press

    Published: 11th July 2018
    Paperback | £12.99
  3. The Shameful State

    The Shameful State

    Written by Sony Labou Tansi, Foreword by Alain Mabanckou, Translated by Dominic Thomas

    Series Global African Voices

    Indiana University Press

    Set in a fictitious African nation, this novel by the distinguished writer Sony Labou Tansi takes aim at the corruption, degeneracy, violence, and repression of political life in Africa. At the heart of The Shameful State is the... Learn More
    Published: 3rd January 2016
    Paperback | £16.99
  4. Blue White Red

    Blue White Red

    A Novel

    Written by Alain Mabanckou, Translated by Alison Dundy

    Series Global African Voices

    Indiana University Press

    This tale of wild adventure reveals the dashed hopes of Africans living between worlds. When Moki returns to his village from France wearing designer clothes and affecting all the manners of a Frenchman, Massala-Massala, who lives... Learn More
    Published: 21st February 2013
    Paperback | £13.99