Abdourahman Waberi

Abdourahman Waberi

Biography

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.

Photo Credit: Francois Goudier

Buy Waberi’s latest book, The Nomads, My Brothers, Go Out to Drink from the Big Dipper

Events with Abdourahman Waberi

Pen vs. Sword: Satire vs the State

06 May 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
St. Josephs College, 245 Clinton Ave, Brooklyn, NY
D, M, N, Q, R to DeKalb Station. Take bus (B38) on Fulton Street to Vanderbilt Avenue.
2, 3, 4, 5 Nevins Street Station. Take bus (B38) on Fulton Street to Vanderbilt Avenue.
A to Hoyt-Schermerhorn. Transfer to the G.
E, F to Queens Plaza. Transfer to the G. G to Clinton-Washington Station.