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Tahar Ben Jelloun and Edem Awumey

Rolex Mentor and Protégé in Literature, 2006 - 2007

Moroccan-born and now one of France’s most fêted writers, Tahar Ben Jelloun declares that “literature is not reassuring, it’s disturbing”. Edem, from Togo, writing a novel of “dark nights and ghosts”, was the ideal protégé to accompany in the challenging process of creating fiction.

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