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Our Lady of the Nile

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For her most recent work and first novel - Notre-Dame du Nil , originally published in March 2012 with Gallimard in French - Mukasonga immerses us in a school for young girls, called "Notre-Dame du Nil." The girls are sent to this high school perched on the ridge of the Nile in order to become the feminine elite of the country and to escape the dangers of the outside world. The book is a prelude to the Rwandan genocide and unfolds behind the closed doors of the school, in the interminable rainy season. Friendships, desires ...

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Our Lady of the Nile
2014, Archipelago Books

ISBN-13: 9780914671039

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