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Cyprienne Toazara

A portrait of writer Cyprienne Toazara

Cyprienne Toazara

Cyprienne Toazara grew up speaking colonial French in the northeast of Madagascar. She works as a French instructor, in addition to her numerous writing publications. One of her short-story collections, Au fil de la sente, has been published in France. In Madagascar, Toazara publishes poems, stories, and children’s literature, in addition to hosting several radio programs.

Articles by Cyprienne Toazara

One Times Two
By Cyprienne Toazara
In the house on the hill, a bright, spacious room was waiting for a cradle.
Translated from French by Allison M. Charette