An acclaimed author from Djibouti, Abdourahman Waberi has published several books of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. His work, originally published in French, has been translated into many languages. Waberi has received many awards and fellowships, including a Villa Médicis — Académie de France Rome Fellowship, and a DAAD Berliner Kunstlerprogram. He teaches literature at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
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