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Maison Française d'Oxford


Catriona Seth (All Souls College) will be in conversation with Cameroonian writer Djaïli Amadou Amal, winner of the 2020 Choix Goncourt UK.

Djaïli Amadou Amal is a Cameroonian writer, winner of the 2020 Choix Goncourt UK (and many other Choix Goncourt) for her book “Les Impatientes”, published in French by E. Collas, and by Harper Collins in English translation. Her latest book in French, “Cœur de Sahel”, is also in the running for the Prix du Lycée Charles-de-Gaulle. Djaïli Amadou Amal has just received an honorary doctorate from the Sorbonne.

This event is organised in collaboration with the Institut Français (London) and the Alliance Française d'Oxford as part of the Mois de la Francophonie
The event will be in French followed by a Q&A.