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Traveler's Bookshelf

Francophone Booklist

Submitted by Zacharie N. Petnkeu


          “Black Skin, White Masks” by Frantz Fanon

          “The Wretched of the Land” by Frantz Fanon  


          So Long: a Letter by Mariama Bȃ

          Talking Drums: a Selection of Poems from Africa South of the Sahara by Véronique Tadjo

          The Amputated Memory by Werewere Liking

          The Shadow of Imana: Travels in the Heart of Rwanda by Véronique Tadjo


Irish Booklist

Submitted by Dawn Duncan

     Poetry of W. B. Yeats or Seamus Heaney

          The House of Splendid Isolation by Edna O’Brien

          Translations by Brian Friel


Korean Booklist

Submitted by Vincent Reusch

          The Dwarf  by Cho Se-Hui

          The Guest by Hwang Sok-Yong

          Three Generations by Yong Sang-Seop


Norwegian Booklist

Submitted by Espen Engelberg

          In Cod We Trust: Living the Norwegian Dream by Eric Dregni Dregni


Scottish Booklist

Submitted by Dr. Graeme Wyllie

          Contemporary Scottish Fiction

          44 Scotland Street by Alexander McCall Smith

          How Late it was, How Late by James Kelman

          The Crow Road by Iain Banks

          The Sopranos by Alan Warner

          The Sunday Philosophy Club by Alexander McCall Smith

          Lanark - A Life in 4 Books by Alasdair Gray

     Scottish Science Fiction Authors

          Iain M. Banks

          Ken Macleod

          Charles Stross

     Tartan Noir (Scottish thrillers/Mystery novels)

          Cold Granite by Stuart MacBride

          Quite Ugly One Morning by Christopher Brookmyre

          Skinner’s Rules by Quintin Jardine

          The Body Politic by Paul Johnson

          The Field of Blood by Denise Mina

          The Hanging Garden by Ian Rankin


Zimbabwean Booklist

Submitted by Howard Mukanda

          Nervous Conditions by Tsitsi Dangarembga

          Some Kinds of Wounds by Charles Mungoshi

          Trial of Dedan Kimathi by Wa Thiong’o Ngugi and Mugo Githae Micere

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